Rare and elegant central sculpture in bronze with light brown patina. Composed of three naked mermaids emerging from the crest of the waves, seducing a naked young man lying on a rock.
French work from the Art Nouveau period.
Signed Raoul Larche on the rock.
Lost wax stamp.
Engraved on the base: Bronze Susse Frères Éditeur Paris.
Bears the stamp from the Susse Frères foundry.
Rare edition from the Susse manufacture, Larche worked mainly with the bronze caster Siot-Decauville.
Height: 48 cm – Length: 62
Depth: 63 cm