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A Beautiful Late 19th Biscuit Group Entitled “Le Nid”

Item # AV30


Modeled as two children fast asleep atop an upholstered armchair.

Signed Croisy on the base.

Croisy was a pupil of Toussaint, then Dumont and Gumery at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He won the second prize in Rome in 1863. The present model won the distinction of a second prize médaille in 1882, and an example of it is now in the permanent collection of the Musée du Luxembourg.

Height – 15 inches / 38cm
Width – 14 inches / 36cm
Depth – 14 inches / 36cm


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