The title on its base: "Prise de Corsaire", bronze statue signed Villanis, castmark of the Society of Bronzes of Paris monogrammed and numbered. Large edition format with its original polychrome patina in a very beautiful state of presentation, Art-New era between 1890 and 1910. Emmanuel Villanis (Lille 1854/Paris 1914) studied sculpture in Italy with Odoardo Tabacchi, presented his first sculptures in Milan in 1881, Rome in 1883 and Turin in 1884. Back in France, he exhibited at the Salon des Artists Français from 1886. His works, inspired by Orientalism, mythology or opera, often take on the same female face.
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