Calcium low-relief representing French writer Victor Hugo, a poet, novelist, and politician who was considerably influent in the XIXth century French society.
The matrix mentions Hugo’s dates of birth and death (1802-1885) and the engraver’s name : C.Capellaro. Charles-Romain-Joseph Capellaro was a sculptor born in Italy. He trained with French sculptor David d’Angers and made many busts and statues yet shown in several French museums.
Limestone cast. Wood frame.
Completing time : 12 months.