epresenting two separate moments in the French Revolution, the uprising against Louis XVIth, and the fall of the monarchy in 1792. One subject being a drummer, marked Avant le combat 1791, the other an infantryman, marked Apres le combat 1792, this figure smoking a pipe, relaxing on his musket. Signed by the artist. 26" high. In good condition.
Literature: Dumaige (1830-1888) Parisian born, showed at the Paris Salon between 1862 and 1877, and worked in plaster, marble and bronze. His works are exhibited in the Rouen and also the Tours Museum.