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African woman on a dugout Canoe - Arthur DUPAGNE (1895-1961)

Réf : 74560


African woman on a dugout Canoe - Arthur DUPAGNE (1895-1961)

Bronze with a dark brown patina Raised on a Belgian fine black marble base Belgium circa 1930 height of the bronze : 49,5 cm total height with base : 54,5 cm Biography : Arthur Dupagne, born in Liège in 1895 and died in Brussels in 1961, was a Belgian sculptor. He was a student of Georges Petit and Oscar Berchmans at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Liege. A stay in the Belgian Congo from 1927 to 1935, where he was attached as an engineer to the exploitation of the diamond fields of Kasaï, put him in the presence of the sculpture of the Tchokwe ethnic group which upset him, while he was struck by [...]

Period : 20th century

Antique dealer : Galerie Tourbillon

Galerie Tourbillon