Gilt Bronze Sculpture "The Awakening" by Paul Philippe

Gilt and patinated bronze sculpture by Paul Philippe, "The Awakening". Resting on a beige onyx base. France: circa 1920 Paul Philippe (1870–1930) was a French sculptor who worked during the late 19th and early 20th century. His work primarily consisted of bronze sculptures done in the Art Nouveau and Art Deco genres. Paul Phillippe is best known for this circa 1925 sculpture called Awakening.

12.5 in.
4 in.
Very good condition, original gilding with patina consistent with age

Circa 1920