Lot 145
Hippolyte Heizler (France, 1828-1871), Two Hounds Hunting a Hare
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Cast bronze with warm brown patina, signed "Heizler" to the naturalistic forest floor edge, mounted atop a conforming molded bronze terrace.

10 3/4 x 24 x 10 1/2 in.

Private Collection, Orange County, Virginia

A few iterations of this bronze group exist, having variations on the foliate stump that conceals the hare, while other castings exclude the brush element.

Overall good condition, nice patina with some minor areas of light rubbing; abrasion to upper back of tallest hound; base missing artist plaque.

$1,000 - 2,000