Emile Louis Picault (1833-1915) Greek Revival Bronze Stand

$1,000.00
Quantity available: 1

Our bronze tripod stand by Emile Louis Picault (French, 1833-1915) features a scene in relief depicting Greek prisoners after the siege of Syracuse in 413 B.C. with the words "Olympias XCI Graeci Syracusis Captivi" (Olympias 91 Greeks from Syracuse Captive).  Signed "E. Picault, Exp." with abbreviations for the Exposition des Beaux Arts and "1863".

In good overall condition, with surface dirt in crevices, scratches, oxidation and stains, signs of verdigris,  and one mount missing from between the griffins on the lower stretcher.

 

Item Details

Reference #:
ha-3064
Quantity
1
Category
Furniture & Furnishings
SubCategory
Department
Antiques (approx100yrs)
Year
19th C
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
16.00 x 31.00 x 12.50
Weight
Unknown
Condition
Good
Material
bronze