This bronze lamp is handmade and cast in the traditional lost wax casting process. This insures a quality sculpture that may be passed down from generation to generation.This lamp has been wired for American outlets and has a switch on the cord to turn the lamp off and on. The round glass globe gives off a pleasant glow, but has paint wear.
A new globe will be provided along with the original, in case you choose to replace it. Sculptor Auguste Moreau was the third son of sculptor and painter Jean Baptiste Moreau. In 1861, Auguste made his debut at the Salon in Paris, where he would exhibit regularly until 1913.
His allegorical Art Nouveau works often depicted cherubs, women, children and historical figures. His works were influential to other artists working at the time. His style is realistic and graceful.
This is quite a heavy piece, weighing approximately 22 pounds. The item "RARE 22 Antique French BRONZE LAMP Signed Auguste Moreau Cherub Water Bearer" is in sale since Tuesday, December 8, 2020.
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