Bronze with a nuanced old gilded and brown patina
Label of the Resaler-Decorator "Tahan, 11 Bd des Italiens, Paris"
height 19 cm
Ferdinand Pautrot (1832-1874) was a French sculptor, specialized in hunting representations, especially with dogs and birds. He exhibited at the Salon from 1861 to 1870. The style of Ferdinand Pautrot is particularly recognizable in the precision he took to the details of his animal subjects.