26 October 2004
A French bronze group entitled 'Reveil du Genie'
Cast by Société des Bronzes de Paris from the model by Charles Vital-Cornu, Late 19th Century
Signed Vital Cornu, with Société des Bronzes de Paris foundry stamp and 5430/D, on a verde antico marble plinth with brass title plaque
48¼ in. (122.5 cm) high excluding plinth
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