Late 19th Century Bronze Of Acteon By E . Laporte (1858-1907)


A good sized 19th century French model of Acteon. Acteon in greek mythology was a famous Theban hero and a hunstman. He later turned from huntsman to the hunted when he was transformed into a stag and his hounds tore him apart.
Emile Laporte (1858-1907)
Born in Paris Laporte studied under Dumont and made his debut at the Salon in 1881 and exhibited there regularly until 1906.
French. Cira 1890.

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