Antique sculpture "Greyhounds"
Antique sculpture "Greyhound Sloughies" in the Art Deco style. Made of metal and covered with a noble green patina. Installed on a stone base. On the base there is a plaque with the name of the author of the sculpture model - Jules Edmond Masson. France, XX century.Jules Edmond Masson (1871-1932) was a French sculptor. He received his artistic education under the guidance of his father, the famous sculptor-animal painter Clovy Edmond Masson. Since 1890 he regularly exhibited his works at the Paris Salon. Like his father, he specialized in animal compositions and hunting subjects. The sculptor made his models at the best bronze foundries in Paris, including the foundry of Max Le Verrier. Masson's sculptural co-compositions can be found in many museums and private collections.