Handsome Art Deco dog signed L Carvin 1875-1951 statue.
On a black marble base.
L Carvin signed on the marble right hand side front.
Louis Albert Carvin was especially known for his German Shepherd Dogs and Animalia 1875-1951.
Very good condition for its age with minor signs of wear for its age.
Measures: H 42cm, W 50cm, D 16cm.
About Louis-Albert Carvin:
Born in Paris during the 19th century, he studies under Gardet and Fremiet.
Member of the Société des Artistes Français, he exhibited at the Salon des Artists Francais from 1894 until 1933. Medal of Honour in 1894. He sculpted “La muse de l’aviation”, bronze trophy given on May 1, 1909, to Wilbur et Orville Wright on the occasion of their reception by the aéro-club de la Sarthe (Le Mans, France). Another of his works can be seen in Clamart (Paris), square de la Maison Blanche.
He sculpts staggers, does, lions, lionesses, panthers, birds, dogs (especially shepherds for which he is particularly noted), and horses.