Bronze Code: 539
Height: 13.4 In
Width: 5.5 In
Weight: 7.9 LBs


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Immerse yourself in the elegance of Greek mythology with this beautifully hand-painted sculpture of Demeter, the empowering Greek goddess of fertility and agriculture. Created by renowned French sculptor Louis Ernest Barrias, the sculpture depicts an inspiring tribute to peasant labor, symbolizing abundance, prosperity, and successful farming. This export quality piece mirrors the meticulous work practitioners of ancient civilizations put in to bring out the full-fledged grains and plow the lands successfully.

Mounted on a carefully curated piece of green marble, the colors of this magnificent piece are effortlessly harmonious, elevating its aesthetic appeal. It showcases Barrias' signature lightness and harmony, characteristics that are undeniably present in each of his creations. The fusion of these elements makes this product not just a stunning piece of décor, but an art piece celebrated by collectors and enthusiasts.

Louis Ernest Barrias, a graduate of the Paris School of Fine Arts, is one of the most prolific French sculptor who has studied under the tutelage of celebrated masters like Geoffroy Dechaume, Jules Cavelier and Françios Jouffroy. Venturing into Italy in 1865 brought about a significant transformation in his style, inviting the charm of antique aesthetics into his works.

His pieces rose to international prominence, fetching handsome bids at global auctions, adorning the hallways of noteworthy museums and becoming prized possessions in private collections. This Demeter sculpture by Barrias is not just a purchase, it's an investment into a piece of historical elegance, a collectible that is sure to appreciate over the years, with its artist's fame and historical significance.