491. Eugene Antoine Aizelin Mignon Bronze Barbedienne Foundry 19th Ct


Superb Example of a Bronze Figure of Mignon after Eugene Antoine Aizelin (French 1821-1902) of impressive proportions. Cast by French Foundry Barbedienne. Last half of the Nineteenth Century.

This exceptionally fine Bronze depicts a barefooted seated Lady with a mandolin at her side on a bow fronted spreading base inscribed "MIGNON"  Signed and also inscribed "F Barbedienne Fondeur Paris".

 

Condition: Superb with good surface patination.

 

Height: 24.5" (67cm).