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The Eagle's Nest Art Colony Collection

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Auguste Moreau
(French, 1834-1917)
Untitled

Description: Auguste Moreau’s zinc casted sculpture shown in the image to the right, rendered in Art Nouveau style, depicts a spritely male figure frolicking in a delicate manner with arms spread

Signature: Signed on the base of the sculpture
Medium: Commercial zinc cast
Dimensions: 10 inches x 7 inches x 17 inches
Circa: Late 19th Century

Provenance:
This piece may have been donated to the library by Lorado Taft. Taft had studied sculpture for several years in France beginning in 1880 and was most likely acquainted with Moreau.

                           

 

                                          

       
     
     
     
     
 

The Oregon Public Library's Eagle's Nest Colony Art Collection has been researched and appraised by:

MIR Appraisal Services, Inc.
307 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 308
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: (312) 814-8510
Email: info@mirappraisal.com