Alfred-Alphonse Bottiau"Tristan et Iseut" Monument study of terra-cotta 1920s

Alfred-Alphonse Bottiau

HUGE MUSEAL TERRA COTTA
by Alfred-Alphonse BOTTIAU
France, 1920s

TERRA COTTA

This piece is a study of a monument that Bottiau never built
The few copies of this project are museal pieces
This masterpiece was misrepresented at Drouot's as a simple terra cotta
Width : 24.6"(62.5cm), Height : 18.1"(46cm)
Weight : 25.4 lbs(11.5kg)
In excellent condition except a museal repair (visible to be seen as it is) on the base (under the first T of Tristan)
and a crack on the back of the base (see photos)
Signed "A.Bottiau" on the right corner (see photo)

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