Unique Bronze and Amethyst Sculpture: "Nessie"
By Jacques Duval-Brasseur
France, Circa 1970
Modernist sculptor, Brasseur, was known for his furnishings and sculptures incorporating natural materials such as geodes and petrified wood together with mixed metals. The present table top piece is a gilt-bronze sculpture, which centers on a fine quality amethyst geode to form the body of a mythical creature inspired by the Loch Ness monster. Length 25in. Height 23in. Weight: 21 lbs
Provenance: Retailed by Gallerie Aurifer, 66 av. victor-hugo, Paris, 75016 France