London, South Kensington
11 February 2004
A FRENCH BRONZE GROUP OF A CAVALRY SCOUT 'EN VEDETTE'
AFTER THOMAS, CAST BY THIEBAUT, PARIS, CIRCA 1880
Inscribed to the base Math. de Thomas and with Thiebaut Freres foundry stamp, with further presentation inscription CINQUANTENAIRE DES CHEMINS DE FER BELGES AU CAPITAINE LEURS LE COMITE DU CORTEGE HISTORIQUE SOUVENIR RECONNAISSANT DES 16-23 AOUT 1885
22¾in. (57.8cm.) high
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Mathilde Thomas-Soyer (b.1860-d.1940) studied under Chapu and Cain. She exhibited at the Salon from 1879.
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