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Baudichon: ANGLER. Silver

SKU: Q0206-12G $0.00
Undated (early 20th century), France. ANGLER. By Rene Baudichon. Silver plaquette 36mm x 57mm. OBV: An angler seated beside a river. REV: A naked child seated, with a fishing pole.In its original leather holder.A slight bump on one corner. $175. Sorry, SOLD. -------------- René Baudichon was born at Tours on March 24 1878. He was a student at the École des Beaux-Art at Tours and later at the École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux Arts. He studied under Ernest Barries, François Sicard, Fréderic-Charles Victor de Vernon, and Oscar Roty. He was admitted to the Salon des Artistes Français in 1903, where he won a bronze medal in 1904 for a plaque commissioned by the Chamber of Commence of Blois. He later won a silver medal in1914 and a gold medal in 1921. He designed numerous medallic works, but also worked as a sculptor and caricaturist. Baudichon died in Paris in 1963.
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