Bronze sculpture by Charles Octave LEVY (Paris 1820- Paris 1899).
Charles Octave LEVY (Paris 1820- Paris 1899).
Naturalistic representation of a young farmer resting on his pitchfork.
Signed "Par CH. Levy, Salon des Beaux-Arts" on the base.
Height: 58 cm | Width: 22cm | Depth: 20cm
French sculptor, studied with Armand Toussaint at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Paris, between 1873 and 1898 regularly represented with portraits and genre figures at exhibitions in the Salon des Beaux Arts. Lit .: Thieme-Becker.
Provenance: German private collection