Good quality 19th. century bronze Lion by the French sculptor Prosper Lecourtier .Signed and dated ; P.Lecourtier . Salon Des Beaux Arts 1898
The marble version is in the Musée d'Orsay of Paris.
Size 30 cm. H 44 cm.W
Lecourtier (1851-1924) was born in Meuse.He received his artistic training under Emmanuel Frémiet (1824-1910). In 1875 he first took part in the exhibitions of the Paris Salon until his dead in 1924.