|Antique animalier bronze of a Goat and Kid by Emmanuel Fremiet, a very fine subject by this superb animalier sculptor.
Set upon a long oval base the nanny goat stands guard over her newborn kid.
Beautiful treatment of the goats fur and fine patination make this a bronze to linger over.
Signed in the bronze.
French late 19th century.
Emmanuel Fremiet 1824-1910. He was a member of Royal Academy and succeeded Barye as Professor of animal drawing at the Natural History Museum
6.5 inches high by 11 inches wide by 4.5 inches deep ( 17.5 cm by 27 cm by 11.25 cm).