Réf : 74605
Cesar crossing the Rubicon - Jean-Léon GEROME (1824-1904)
Bronze with triple, gilded, brown and dark brown patina
cast by SIOT
height : 40 cm
length of base : 39 cm
A similar model is reproduced in « Jean-Léon Gérôme, catalogue raisonné », Gerald Ackerman, ACR Edition, 2000, page 399, n° S.54.
Jean-Léon Gérôme (1824-1904) was a French painter and sculptor, member of the Académie des Beaux-Arts. He composed Orientalist scenes, mythological, historical and religious. From 1878, he created sculptures, mainly made of polychrome sculptures often depicting genre scenes, characters or allegories.
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