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Large French bronze 'Pax et Labor' by E Picault

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A large superb quality late 19th century (circa 1880) French bronze 'Pax et Labor' (translating to 'Peace & Labour') of fine patina by Emile Louis Picault (1833-1915).

This bronze consists of a muscular blacksmith or riveter who is used to physical work wearing leather aprons, his sledge hammer resting on the ground supported on a shaped green verde antico marble base.

The marble base having a brass plaque with the following inscription in French, translated as follows:

'Mr A Cocquel has offered it's ousiers and employees in honour of the First Prize, the gold medal which was awarded to him by the jury.

Paris World Exhibition 1889'

The bronze is marked 'Picault', the French sculptor Emile Picault was particularly known for creating sculptures depicting patriotic or allegorical subjects, we have also found what is possibly a foundry mark, ‘Basset Editeur’.

This bronze can be found in the Schiffer book 'Bronzes, Sculptors & Founders 1800-1930' Volume 2 by Harold Berman, page 378, plate 1396.

This impressive bronze sculpture is in excellent condition for age and can go straight into a home.

Size:

Height: 31.5'' / 80cm

Width: 10.25'' / 26cm

Depth: 14'' / 35.5cm
LVS Decorative Arts is a family run business specialising in an eclectic mix of fine quality and decorative antiques from around the world.

Being members of LAPADA, the largest association for professional art and antiques dealers in the UK, we are committed in upholding the highest of standards.

All furniture is professionally restored to the highest of standards, using traditional methods by cabinet makers and polishers with a wealth of experience keeping the item in as original condition as possible and conserving original patina (colour) and materials whenever possible - we feel that quality restoration is paramount to the longevity of the piece.

Please bear in mind antique items for sale may have some wear and marks commensurate with their age which adds to the character of the piece.

INSURED DELIVERY INCLUDED IN LIST PRICE WITHIN MAINLAND UK

Worldwide shipping available, please contact us for a free quote to include professional packing and fully insured services

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Please note antique items for sale may have some wear and marks commensurate with their age which adds to the character of the piece.

Please contact Liza either by email lvsdecorativearts@btinternet.com or telephone 07703306451

Thank you and we hope you find our stock interesting.
Price
£4200.00  UK
$5388.60  USA
4978.68  EU
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INSURED DELIVERY INCLUDED IN LIST PRICE WITHIN MAINLAND UK 

Deliveries can be arranged by us, using specialist antiques couriers and shippers both within the UK and overseas.

Most UK deliveries will be made within 14 days, some may take longer but we would advise of this at the time of purchase.

Worldwide shipping available, please contact us for a free quote to include professional packing and fully insured services

Any overseas delivery timescales are discussed with the buyer at time of purchase.

RETURNS

Customers purchasing items over the internet can be assured that we offer a 14 day returns policy in the unlikely event you are not satisfied with your purchase. 

We will issue a full refund less the RETURN transport/courier costs once the item is returned back to us in the same condition as when it left us and with the same courier, the return fee should be the same as the delivery fee and no more, estimate for a general piece of furniture within mainland UK £70 - £100 plus vat.

Please bear in mind that all antiques have slight blemishes and this adds to the character of them.

Cancellation forms can be forwarded to you on request.

The refund will be be made no later than 14 days after the day we receive the goods back from you.

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Please note if you cancel a purchase after paying but before the item has been delivered, we will issue a full refund excluding a 10% administration fee.


Please note that in the very unlikely event an item is delivered and arrives with damaged packaging, it is a requisite by many insurance companies used by shippers/couriers that the following is undertaken as soon as possible 

1) photographs taken of the packaging/box before being opened and emailed to me

2) no packaging/boxes must be destroyed or cut as these may need to be viewed  

3) photographs taken of the item (if damaged) and emailed to me

   
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TERMS OF SALE

Customers purchasing items over the internet can be assured that we offer a 14 day returns policy in the unlikely event you are not satisfied with your purchase. 

We will issue a full refund less the RETURN transport/courier costs once the item is returned back to us in the same condition as when it left us and with the same courier, the return fee should be the same as the delivery fee and no more, estimate for a general piece of furniture within mainland UK £70 - £100 plus vat.

Cancellation forms can be forwarded to you on request.

The refund will be be made no later than 14 days after the day we receive the goods back from you.
Date 1880  Late Victorian Antiques Material Bronze Origin French Item code as304a2047 / LVS695 Status For Sale

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