large carving wood worked with gouge, signed Jean GILLES

Philippe Schuermans


Period20th century
Style60s, 70s

Large wooden sculpture, worked with gouge, signed Jean Gilles.
Dimensions L. 72.0 cm x p. 19.5 cm x H. 56.5 cm;
Jean Gilles (1925-2014) lived and worked his whole career in Besançon (Doubs).
Lithographer and sculptor, he taught for 43 years sculpture at the Beaux-Arts in Besançon.
These sculptures have been exhibited in France, Germany, Canada and the United States.
A monumental work (7m20 x 7m20) in stone and wood
adorns the façade of Lycée Victor Hugo in Besançon.

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