Alfred Gilbert (British, 1854–1934) ” No Title”
Sculpture / Bronze and Marble
Dimensions:6.5in. x 9.5in.
Sir Alfred Gilbert RA (12 August 1854 – 4 November 1934) to English sculptor and goldsmith who experimented with metallurgical innovations. He was a central – if idiosyncratic – participant in the New Sculpture movement that invigorated sculpture in Britain at the end of the nineteenth century. Alfred Gilbert’s parents, Charlotte Cole and Alfred Gilbert, were musicians who lived at 13 Berners Street, London, where Alfred was born. He spent seven years at the Aldenham School in Hertfordshire, but he received his education in Paris (Ecole des Beaux-Arts, under Jules Cavelier) and studied in Rome and Florence. Bronze sculpture. Measure 6 1/2 in h x 9 1/2 in