A rare erotic Amour à une âne mascot by Max Blondat, French, 1920s,
signed, gilt-bronze depicting an immodest girl riding bareback, 4¾in high, mounted on a well-rounded base.
This rare erotic mascot is unrecorded in any reference book. This mascot came directly to vendor from the Blondat Family. Max Blondat was a famous French sculptor. He was born at Crain, France on 30th November 1872. He studied under Thomas, Mathurin-Moreau and Valton and exhibited in the Salon des Artistes Francais from 1911-1914 and from 1920-1923. He received many awards, culminating in the cross of Officer of the Legion of Honour in 1925. He died in Paris in 1926.