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Bronze King Henry IV by Francois-Joseph Bosio

Bronze King Henry IV by Francois-Joseph Bosio

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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Metals: Bronze: Pre 1900: Item # 962488

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Original French bronze sculpture of King Henry IV Enfant by Francois-Joseph Bosio (1768-1845). The standing sculpture “Henry the Great” is of a popular French monarch and many variations of this sculpture was cast in the 19th century. As shown in the photos, the rendition of King Henry IV is finely detailed in all aspects, including facial features, regal clothing, and curly hair. The King is depicted with a sword in his left hand, that is secured to his waist by a realistic looking strap. Size/Weight: 18-1/2” high by 6-1/2” wide and 5-3/4” deep; weight is 5.12 lbs. Superb work of art in excellent condition. Date: circa 19th century.