VERY BEAUTIFUL BRONZE SCULPTURE "YOUNG PEASANT COUPLE SAYS THE DECLARATION" Group in patinated bronze, resting on a circular base, signed on the terrace "FERVILLE SUAN" (1847-1925) set on a swivelling moluré base. Antique cast iron. H : 58 cm Adopted son of the painter Charles Suan, Charles Georges Ferville-Suan studied at the École des beaux-arts de Paris in the studio of the sculptor François Jouffroy. He creates medallions, statuettes, in plaster, marble or bronze. He exhibits at the Salon from 1872 until 1909 and is a member of the Société des artistes français. In September 1878, he married the landscape painter Marie Ernestine Lavieille, daughter of the painter Eugène Lavieille.