GUY CHARLES REVOL

"THE EMBRACE"

BRONZE, SIGNED, NUMBERED 2/8

FRANCE, DATED 1949

14 X19.75 INCHES

Guy Charles Revol

1912-1991

Revol was born 3 October 1912 , in Paris.

He was a sculptor, medallist, and designer.

Revol won second prize in the Prix de Rome in 1937.

His works include a granite pediment at the Hôtel de Ville in Guéret in the Creuse; a fountain for the Exposition Internationale in Paris in 1937. A low relief for the French Pavilion at the San Francisco exhibition in 1939, a marble statue for the cathedral in Perpignan, and stone statues for stadiums in the outskirts of Paris.

He also produced decorations for ocean liners.