Bronze Portrait Plate Emmanuel Hannaux (1855 – 1934)

ORIGIN: France
AGE: Early 1900s
DIMENSIONS: 6.3" diameter (16 cm)
MATERIALS: Bronze and silver plate
CONDITION: Very good; spotting on bronze (did not attempt to polish)

Description

Beautifully detailed bronze and silver plated portrait plate signed Hannaux.  Emmanuel Hannaux (1855 - 1934) was a well-known French sculptor who won many awards and distinctions throughout his career. His works are housed in many museums including Musée d’Orsay in Paris, the Musées des Beaux-arts in Metz, and the Wallace Collection in London.

Hallmark on back reads Jollet & Cie / Bronzes Paris/ Ancne. Mon Colin & Cie.