Magnificent bronze by Jean Didier Debut, depicting the Gallic warrior who fought against Caesar at the Battle of Alesia.
This bronze is part of the trend established by Napoléon III of resurging the French identity, reinforcing itself on its myths and legends of national foundation of the country.
An warrior with an axe is seen, dressed in animal fur and with features of the pre-Roman peoples.
This bronze measures 43 high and 15 wide.
The patina is in perfect conditions.
The foundry is old and it was made in Paris by the guild of bronze foundries.
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Insured shipping and to a pick up point if possible.