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HENRI-HONORÉ PLÉ (1853-1922) Full Bio

'Le Message des Oiseaux' - A Fine Multipatinated and Polychrome Bronze Figure

HENRI-HONORÉ PLÉ (1853-1922) Full Bio

'Le Message des Oiseaux' - A Fine Multipatinated and Polychrome Bronze Figure

REF No. B73885

France, Circa 1880

H   80 cm | 31 in
W   42 cm | 16 in
D   22 cm | 8 in

Inscribed to the base 'H. Plé'.

Henri Honoré Plé (1853 - 1922) studied under Gérault and Mathurin Moreau, and worked as a painter and sculptor of portraits and bas-reliefs. He exhibited at the Salon from 1877 onwards winning an honourable mention in 1879 before going on to receive a bronze medal at the Paris 1900 Exposition Universelle.

French, Circa 1880.

Makers Bibliography:

Forrest, Michael Art Bronzes, Schiffer Publishing Ltd, (Pennsylvania), 1998.

Artist Biography

Henri Honoré Plé (1853 - 1922) studied under Gérault and Mathurin Moreau, and worked as a painter and sculptor of portraits and bas-reliefs. He exhibited at the Salon from 1877 onwards winning an honourable mention in 1879 before going on to receive a bronze medal at the Paris 1900 Exposition Universelle.

French, Circa 1880.

Makers Bibliography:

Forrest, Michael Art Bronzes, Schiffer Publishing Ltd, (Pennsylvania), 1998.

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