"Marcel Renard (fond D 'atelier). King Of Plaster Plaster.""Le roi de Carreau"
Height 58 cm Base: Width: 23.8 cm Length: 17 cm
State of conservation: Average. Request for additional photograhic.
Period: Circa 1930
Total Gross Weight: 10,350 KG
Museum (s): Lille: Palais des Beaux Arts, Lyon: Museum of Fine Arts, Boulogne Billancourt: Museum of the 1930s / Espace LAndowski, Paris: Directorate of Coins and Medals, Saint Nights Georges: Municipal Museum, Provenance: Sale of the workshop "The Fox Dynasty. A line of sculptors". Lyon. SVV Ivoire November 23, 2010.
Bibliographic Note: Marcel Renard was born in Lyon, son of the sculptor Léopold Renard. He enrolled at the Beaux-Arts in Lyon, then at the Beaux-Arts in Paris and became a student of Jean Boucher and Rost. Participated in 1920 in many salons including the Salon of French Artists, the Salon of Decorative Artists. 1923 he is second Grand Prix of Rome Section: Medal engraving. 1925 silver medal at the Exposition. 1926 Salon d'Automne Lyon 1934 Gold medal at the Salon of French artists. 1937 takes part in the International Exhibition.
Certain editions in Bronze are edited by Valsuani A.
Marcel Renard was the official decorator of many architects. His hometown of Lyon is dotted with his works. Post Office, Pont Kitchener, Lycée Lumière, house of Claudius Linossier. Without counting other public orders: - Barentin town hall - Montrouge town hall - Seine & Marne prefecture (Melun)
Notes: Bibliography: Thierry Roche. Dictionary of sculptors from the 1920s and 1930s. Editions Beau Fixe 2007.
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