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Médée

Médée

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Located within the Grand Carre area of the Tuileries Gardens, this was sculpted in marble in 1896 by the artist Paul Jean Baptiste Gasq. It depicts the Greek mythological character of Medea, a sorceress and former wife of Jason, who is known for her cunning and revenge. The statue captures the essence of Medea's cunning and vengeful nature through its intricate details and lifelike representation of the character.

Artist

Paul Jean-Baptiste Gasq (1860-1944) was a French sculptor, born in Dijon. He began his studies at the School of Fine Arts in Dijon then, in 1879, enrolled at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, where he took the Prix de Rome in 1890 and studied there until 1894. He also won a Grand Prix at the Exposition Universelle (1900).

Year of creation

1896, XIX century

Location

Jardin des Tuileries, Paris 1st, France

Product information

Ready-to-hang Framed Poster with museum-quality paper.
- 250 gsm / 110 lb matte (uncoated) archival paper
- Thickness: 20-25 mm /0.79"–0.98" and for the USA market thickness is 1.9 cm/0.75"
- Paper color: off-white
- Shatterproof, transparent plexiglass.
- Includes a hanging kit, to hang in both portrait and landscape orientations.
- For indoor use
- Ready-to-hang, poster is placed within the frame. You can hang it directly on the wall.

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