Vintage Bronze Tennis Figure, Renshaw. A rare bronze figure of a tennis player (one of the Renshaw brothers) holding a square headed racket. An excellent model with good colour and patination. Signed – “Klablena ’06”. Eduard Klablena 1881-1933, Austrian. The Renshaws were twin brothers who dominated Wimbledon in the 1880s. William Charles and James Ernest, were born on 3 January 1861, in Holly Walk, Leamington in the central English county of Warwickshire. Ernest died in 1899 and his brother, Wi
This fine antique French sculpture depicts a man holding a tablet seated on a stool with a woman leaning on him in a loving gesture; the stool signed ‘Devaulx’ and the composition set on an oval shaped ormolu plinth signed ‘Albinet & Coulon Editrs’.
This fine sculpture is carved entirely in sumptuous white marble. The sculpture is titled ‘La Femme au Paon’ and is created by Alexandre Falguiere (French, 1831-1900). The original marble sculpture, which is life-size, was exhibited in 1890 at the Paris Salon and is now housed at the Musee des Augustins in Toulouse. The sculpture depicts the nude figure of the Greek goddess Hera (known as Juno in Roman mythology) standing with her arm on the wing of a peacock, who stands with her on a rocky, nat