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Descomps: THE BATTLE OF MULHOUSE

SKU: 1276-17555-4B $475.00
1914, France. THE BATTLE OF MULHOUSE. By Joseph Descomps after a painting by Georges Scott. Gilt electrotype 6 ½ x 8 ¾ inches. $475. ----------- Joseph J. Emmanuel Descombs (also known as Cormier) was born at Clermont-Ferraand on January 18, 1869. He trained as a sculptor under Louis-Auguste Hiolin. In 1883 he became a sociétaire des Artistes Français. He won many awards and was a regular exhibitor at the Salon d’Automne. Descomps was made a chevalier of la Légion d’Honneur. He died in Paris on April 24, 1950.
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