Bronze of a boy with chickens Signed A. Espié
This charming statuette is crafted with brown patinated bronze, by late nineteenth/ early twentieth-century French Sculptor A. Espié. Showing a young boy sharing his bread with some chickens, with a scythe resting on his leg, embodying the peaceful and simple side of rural life. The figure looks down at the animals with kind eyes, at perfect harmony with nature.
Artist name: A. Espié
Approx date: c. 1900
Size: H 38 cm x W 17.5 cm x D 13 cm
Weight: 6.6 kg.