"Ancient Bronze Sculpture Signed By The Brand Thiebaut Freres"Old and Important Antique bronze sculpture signed and dated -1891 - Thiebaut Frères foundry, representing `` Marianne '', allegorical representation of the French Republic. This bronze is specially dedicated to Edouard Fougeirol, vice-industrialist (spinner and miller) (1883-1896), hence the engraving also on the front of the base, and to the mayor of Ollières, who was a representative of the Radical Party in the canton of Privas (Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region). Represented as a young woman with a Phrygian hat, Marianne embodies the French Republic and represents the permanence of the values of the Republic, namely Liberty, Equality, Fraternity. Brand THIEBAUT FRERES 1844-1901 Dimensions: 50 cm high - 22 x 20 cm basic The Thiebaut Brothers foundry was one of the most important art foundries in France in the 19th and 20th centuries. Their results are visible worldwide. Particularly present in France, the masterpieces of the workshops of Thiébaut Frères decorate dozens of Parisian squares and gardens, including Place de la République, Place de la Nation or Place Vendôme EACH ARTICLE IS EQUIPPED WITH A CERTIFICATE D 'AUTHENTICITY PROFESSIONAL PACKAGING IN WOOD WOOD We are at your disposal for more details or photographic details We are available for any information before and after purchase. ONLINE FOR 19 YEARS IT IS ALSO POSSIBLE WITHDRAWAL AT THE FAIR `` AT THE MERCHANT AT THE PARMA FAIR '' PAVILLON 5 - F018 shipping Each work and article online is packed with the greatest attention and the greatest professionalism, sealed inside wooden cases - made to measure - and accompanied by a certificate of authenticity and photographic guarantee.