C.1890s Bronze By French Sculptor Leon Bonduel
“Samson Burning The Harvest” in bronze by French sculptor Leon Bonduel (1857-1928). Circa 1890. Signed on the base
Bronze with deep brown patina, representing Samson standing viewing the distance, holding a torch in his hand, resting on a naturalistic base representing a rocky ground covered with ears of wheat and a jaw-bone, set on a hexagonal base. Signed on the side of the base “Leon Bonduel”. 19th century Cire Perdue casting with fine chasing to achieve exquisite and realistic detail.
Reference: Judges 15, Old Testament.
H: 96cm L: 45cm x W: 32cm
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