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Charles Ruchot (act. ca. 1880-1925) - Sculpture, The Smith - 71 cm (1) - Art Nouveau - calamine - Late 19th century

Lot reference 30531375

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Location: Spain
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No. of items: 1
Object: Sculpture, The Smith - 71 cm
Material: calamine
Designer/ Artist: Charles Ruchot (act. ca. 1880-1925)
Model/ Name: El Forjador
Style: Art Nouveau
Estimated Period: Late 19th century
Country of Origin: France
Condition: Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Dimensions: 71×40×33 cm

A beautiful calamine statue by the famous sculptor Charles Ruchot, active from 1880 to 1925. Signed by the author (see photos detail).
This version of "The Forger" is perhaps the largest (71 x 40 x 33 cm) and the most beautiful sculpture of his series of trades, made in shiny calamine (more scarce and difficult to find than those of bronze), it features an incredible quality of details.
Magnificent state of conservation for a great opportunity to get hold of a piece of history of a 19th century French sculpture.
Height with stand: 77 cm

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Catawiki member since January 4, 2019, received 2 reviews in total (2 in last 12 months)

  • Nice item, fast shipping and top service. Thank you

    viddistamp September 3, 2019


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