Lot 131

Marcel DAMBOISE (1903-1992)
MEDALLION BY RICHARD MAGUET, 1947-1955
Terracotta Proof
Signé : Damboise
Inscribed (in relief) : RICHARD MAGUET 1896-1940
Catering
D. 40 cm
Inv. MD. S-030-11

Following his voluntary enlistment in 1939 to defend France, Richard Maguet died in 1940, at the age of 44, in Sully-sur-Loire. A close friend of the painter, Marcel Damboise created this medallion following his death, for his funerary stele installed in the cemetery of Sully-sur-Loire.

Location of the item
France - 75009 Paris