"Jean-baptiste Germain (1841-1910) Bronze Patina Medal XIXth Excelsior 68,5 Cm "Jean-Baptiste Germain 1841-1910 Excelsior bronze group with medal patina. Circular base with rocaille cartridge. Signed on the terrace. High. : 68,5 cm without wooden base Signed wooden pedestal JB Germain and titled in a rockery cartridge "EXCELSIOR by JB Germain Medalist at the Salon" Born in 1841 in Fisme, died in 1910 Sculptor of statues, groups. Student of Dumont and Gumery .Exposa at the Paris Salon from 1866 to 1879.Sociétaire des Artistes Français since 1889.Medaille of 3rd class in 1883, honorable mention in 1900 (Exposition Universelle) .Groupe Excelsior in 1896.