1936 " LIONS ", art medal, 80x48mm 135g approx, in metal, by Thenot, in very fine condition as scanned, some nicks on rim, edge marked. With horn (Paris mint), two holes on bottom rim for possible stand setup.References : CGMP p373 Vol3, Metal 1990/A p63. Maurice THENOT, French sculptor and medallist who died in 1963, pupil of Patey, received a médaille d'argent at the Salon des Artistes français in 1936. Interests/Themes keywords : Art medal, Art nouveau, Art deco, France, Animals, Giraffes.
ABOUT US We are professional sellers running a family business, the first in the family who started to sell medals was, about 70 years ago, Maître Albert de Jaeger. He was an Artist, a Sculptor and Medallist he received the Premier Grand Prix de Rome. (1935) for his medallic art, he created hundreds of medals and other art objects. Beautiful medals, highly collectable and great Gift ideas.
French registration of commerce : SIREN 510858699. The item "1936 RARE ART DECO CATS MEDAL PLAQUE by THENOT BRONZE LIONS" is in sale since Tuesday, March 17, 2020.This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Exonumia\Medals". The seller is "artmedals" and is located in Meudon. This item can be shipped worldwide.