19th Century Cavalry Soldier Warrior on Horseback Bronze Statue Sculpture Figure. Condition: This sculpture is in perfect condition. Bronze Dimensions with Marble Base: Height 15" X Width 12" Marble Dimensions: 11" X 5" Height without base: 14 Approximate Weight: 17 LBS Original or Reproduction: Reproduction. An impressive mid century Century bronze study of a French cavalryman seated upon his horse dressed in steel cuirass Armour and plumed steel helmet, looking into the distance. The bronze with excellent detail and rich brown patina.
Signed Math Thomas Object History The Cuirassiers were Napoleon's favored troops, who could turn the tide of battle with a combination of pistol and carbine firing, culminating with their devastating charge with lances and sabers. These highly respected cavalrymen were the backbone of Napoleon's army. He picked only the biggest men and the biggest horses to join their ranks and trained them to be the best cavalry in history. This item is in the category "Art\Art Sculptures". The seller is "bronzhaus" and is located in this country: US.This item can be shipped worldwide.