Réf : 74516
La Toilette - Alfred BOUCHER (1850-1934)
height 53 cm
width 25,5 cm
A similar model is reproduced in "Alfred Boucher, l'oeuvre sculpté, catalogue raisonné", Jacques Piette, Ed. Mare et Martin, 2014 , page 250, n°A60-2.
The father of Alfred Boucher (1850-1934), a farm worker in Bouy-sur-Orvin moved to Nogent-sur-Seine in 1859, serving the sculptor Joseph Marius Ramus. Noticed by the artist of which Alfred Boucher became the assistant, the teenager was introduced to Paul Dubois, famous sculptor, native of Nogent-sur-Seine, who encouraged him in his vocation of artist. Supported by grants from his town [...]