"Jean Pierre Rives (1952) - Bronze And Gilded Brass"Very beautiful sculpture in bronze and gilded brass by Jean Pierre RIVES (1952). Work signed on the terrace Unique piece Dimensions: 12 x 50 x 6 cm Jean-Pierre Rives, born December 31, 1952 in Toulouse, is a French rugby player and sculptor. Retained several times within the Barbarians, he was one of the founders of the French Barbarians, created in 1979. Jean-Pierre Rives subsequently became a renowned sculptor, after discovering the work of sculptor Albert Féraud in his workshop. In September 2007, on the occasion of the Rugby Union World Cup, the Rives sur Berges exhibition presented eight of his sculptures on the banks of the Rhône in Lyon. He is also behind the design and production of the Giuseppe Garibaldi Trophy awarded to the Latin winner (France / Italy) of the 6 nations tournament.