Silvestre, Paul (1884-1976)
Silvestre, Paul – A lovely silvered bronze vide-poche by Silvestre. The faun figure was a favorite theme and exists also as bookends. Antes Art also has a large sculpture of the faun in the collection. Pupil at the “École des beaux Arts” in Paris. He exhibited at the S.A.F (Salon des Artistes Francais) as from 1921. In 1930 he received a gold medal for his work. Execution: Susse Frères, Paris. Period: 1925-1930. Height: 10,3 cms Width: 8 cms. Length: 13 cms. Condition: Good.