Denys-Pierre Puech, French (1854-1942)
A large bronze group entitled "La Sirene", cast by Ferdinand Barbedienne, Paris, dated 1890
the base titled 'LA SIRENE', signed 'D. PUECH/ROME/1890', numbered '90', with the foundry inscription 'F. BARBEDIENNE, Fondeur. Paris' and with Reduction Mecanique stamp A. Collas to the back, on a waisted Rouge Griotte marble base, raised on a spirally turned Verde Antico marble column, the bronze group: 99cm high (39" high); overall: 217cm high (85.1/2" high).