XIX - XXth century sculptures

GECHTER Jean-François (1796-1844)

Former student of Bosio, he worked on the big bas-relief on the Arc de Triomphe and on many statues and equestrian groups. Some of his works will be presented at the Salon from 1824 and 1844. He later focuses on animal sculpture until the end of his career. He work with Bronze and the shapes of his horses were very admired.