Pair of 19th century French sandstone lion fragments. Well carved and with very endearing features. Though fragmentary, these lions present as important sculptures of the period. Large scale.
Height: 34 in. (86.36 cm)
Width: 36 in. (91.44 cm)
Depth: 18 in. (45.72 cm)
Style: Baroque (In the Style Of)
Materials and Techniques: Hand-Carved, Sandstone
Place of Origin: France
Period: Late 19th Century
Date of Manufacture: 19th Century
Additions or alterations made to the original: Cut and mounted for standing on later square blocks. Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. As shown. Stable.