SCULPTURES

On this page you will find french or foreign bronze, porcelain sculptures.

 

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Pierre Jules MENE
(1810-1977)

Pierre Jules Mene was born in Paris on March 25th 1810. He was one of the most succesfull sculptor of his time. His father who was a metel turner learned him hos to work metal. He spent like Barye time at " Jardin des Plantes" sketching animals from which he would make his sculptures.
He prefered horses but he modeled many sculptures of dogs. among them greyhounds on below pictures.
After his death in 1877 his son in law Auguste Cain continued to produce Mene sculptures till 1879. After Cain death foundry was closed and many models were sold to the Susse Frères foundry.
A catalogue has been published with the complete work of Mene.

Two sighthounds at play
"Galgo Espagnol"
Nymphenburg porcelain
greyhound

 

Antoine Louis BARYE
(1796-1875)

Antoine Louis Barye was born in Paris on september 24th 1796.
He was the son of a goldsmith and he worked as an apprentice to a metal engraver until he was drafted into the military in 1812.
Following the war he studied with the classical sculptor Bosio. Later he attented the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris. .
His work is almost exclusively studies of wild animals but he also produced groups of horses, dogs, ...
Barye had obsession of perfection and often refused to sell one of his bronze as he considered it was not perfect !!! Barye was then forced to sell his models, plasters, to pay his debts.
In 1848 he became Director of a plaster casting establishment at Musée du Louvre.
In 1854 he was master of zoological drawing in the Musée d'Histoire Naturelle where one of his pupils was Rodin.
Barye stopped to produce after 186. He was dead in 1875. His plasters and models were purchased by Ferdinand Barbedienne.
Barye is considered as one of the best animal sculptors.

"Sighthound with hare"

 

Boon Heng PANG

You may enjoy visiting the Kaba Gallery with sculptures of Mr PANG. Click the link below

KABA GALLERY

 

Paul COMOLERA
(1818-1897)

Paul Comolera was also born in Paris. He was mainly known for his models of birds but he also produced domestic animals and busts.
This sculpture is a portrait of the racing greyhound Monarch. It was commissioned by dog owners.

Greyhound Monarch
Sand cast bronze 1846

 

HAGENAUER

 

 

 

 

Carol ORWIN

 

 

 

RALPH MASSEY

 

 

MASSONS

 

 

ORINOCO

 

Demeter CHIPARUS

 

POERTZEL

 

Zoltan KOVATS (1833-1952)

 

Art Deco Regule & Ivory 
Woman with 2 greyhounds on marble and onyx

 

 Art Deco with  Ivory
 Woman with greyhound on black marble
signed Menneville

 

 

 

Sculpture 1935

 

Young girl with her greyhound
Bouchard 1923

 

 

Stamps

Postcards

Sculptures of Richard FATH (1900-1952)

Others Sculptures

Ceramics

Old Paintings

Contemporary Paintings

Old Engravings

Lithos

Various Representations of the Greyhound

BAKARA'S CELINE ROMANE  The "A" Litter The "D" Litter The "E" Litter The "I" Litter

The first "O" Litter  BAKARA'S OANA BAKARA'S ORNELLA BAKARA'S OSANA

The second "O" Litter BAKARA'S OCEANE BAKARA'S OLINNE BAKARA'S OLIVIANNE  BAKARA'S OPHELIA BAKARA'S ORANE
BAKARA'S ODALRIC BAKARA'S ONESIME BAKARA'S OWEN

The "R" Litter    BAKARA'S RAEMOND BAKARA'S RENE-ALEXANDER. BAKARA'S RAFAEL BAKARA'S ROSE-ANNA
BAKARA'S ROSELY-AMBER

The "S" Litter   BAKARA'S STANISLAS BAKARA'S SULLIVAN  BAKARA'S SERGIO-PAULO BAKARA'S SALOME
BAKARA'S SAMANTA-LEE  BAKARA'S SCARLETT-LILY BAKARA'S SELENA-LUNA

The "U" Litter  BAKARA'S URSULA-FREYA BAKARA'S UGOLIN  BAKARA'S ULLA-MARIA 

The "V" Litter   BAKARA'S VANILLE

The "A" Litter 2005
Puppies aged 15 days old  Puppies aged 6 weeks old      Puppies aged 2 months and half old
BAKARA'S ASSIA  BAKARA'S AMALIA  BAKARA'S ALIX BAKARA'S ANAIS  BAKARA'S ANAELLE BAKARA'S AUXANE
BAKARA'S ALEXANNE BAKARA'S AMANDINE

The "D" Litter 2008
Puppies aged 16 days old Puppies aged 6 weeks old Puppies aged 8 weeks old

BAKARA'S DJOVANY BAKARA'S DRAGANA BAKARA'S DAHOMEY  BAKARA'S DIANE-LEE BAKARA'S DIXIE BAKARA'S DAPHNEE  BAKARA'S DALILA BAKARA'S DANAELLE BAKARA'S DAYANA

The "J" Litter 2014
Puppies aged 3 weeks old Puppies aged 6 weeks old Puppies aged 7 weeks old

  BAKARA'S JOANA     BAKARA'S JODAH     BAKARA'S JAFFA     BAKARA'S JILDA
BAKARA'S JA'NEL      BAKARA'S JANE      BAKARA'S JERALD

The "L" Litter 2015
Puppies the day of birth     Puppies aged 13 days old     Puppies aged 25 days old
  Puppies aged 32 days old      Puppies aged 6 weeks old
  Puppies aged 2 months old     Puppies aged 2 months and half old
BAKARA'S LEONARD  BAKARA'S LILY-ROSE  BAKARA'S LUUNA   BAKARA'S LISA-MADELINE 
BAKARA'S LOCHLANN  BAKARA'S LOHRAN  BAKARA'S LOWEN BAKARA'S LEO-PAUL
  BAKARA'S LUDMILA  BAKARA'S LOUIS-PHILIPPE

SOBERS LIMERICK    FIONN CLANN ZOE LANE

XILONE BLACK JACK HICKORY'S NAUTICUS

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