Bronze Sculpture of Mercury & Pegasus by Emile Picault

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Perseus and Pegasus, by Emile Picault, is an important bronze inspired by Greek mythology, was cast in a Parisian foundry in the early twentieth century after the original, presented at the Salon des Beaux-Arts in 1888. Having a beautiful, nuanced brown-green bronze patina, it’s truly stunning to see in person.

André Louis Emile Picault was born in Paris (1833/1922), his works generally take their origins with historical or mythological characters as well as allegories in the patriotic sense. He exhibited at the Salon from 1863 until 1909.

Foundry stamp and artists signature on base, as well as “Salon des Beaux Arts. Paris 1888”.



W: 15″
D: 9″