Georges Lucien Guyot "Seated Gorilla" Bronze Sculpture
This French Art Nouveau "Seated Gorilla" patinated bronze sculpture, by Georges Lucien Guyot, is a wonderful display of the architectural wonder that every eye delights in from the Art Deco period and applies it to a beloved natural subject; the silverback gorilla. The blockiness of the composition, far from taking away from the animal's natural beauty, seems only to enhance the animal's innate sense of fortitude and strength. This was a posthumous casting by the La Plaine foundries.
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Item #: S-19873
Artist: Georges Lucien Guyot
Dimensions: 14" height, 10.5" width, 10.25" depth
Signed: ''Guyot," with foundry stamp "La Plaine," numbered "5/8''