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Plaster by Frans Joris (1851-1914), Study for the Statue of H. Conscience.

Price 1.450 €


Frans Joris was a Belgian Sculpture active around the end of the 19th century (Deurne 1851-Antwerpen 1914). Several of his creations are exhibited in Belgian Museums. Hendrick Conscience (Antwerpen 1812-Elsene 1883) was a Belgian Writer who is said to have taught the Flemish people how to read. His most popular work was "de Leeuw van Vlaanderen" (the Lion of Flanders). The real size Bronze Cast is still to be seen in Antwerpen (Conscienceplein).The statue is not signed. Literature: His work, as well as the statue of the writer Hendrik Conscience are published (La Sculpture en Belgique partir de 1830 by Engelen-Marx-Tome IV p.2088-2093).

H x W x D

50 x 25 x 37 cm