Pierre-Jules MÈNE (1810-1879)

Other possible identifications: after, attributed, manner, follower, workshop

ArtMarketInsight

In the 19th century, art lovers fell for a new form of sculpture where the animal was king. Animal sculpture is still popular today with price levels up by 100% over the last 10 years.

The booming sculpture market of 1997-2003 brought an explosion in the prices of certain sculptors, including Rembrandt BUGATTI (+317%), Charles VALTON (+217%) and Édouard Marcel SANDOZ (+93%). Their gains were typical of the renewed market interest in animal sculpture.

For Pierre-Jules MÈNE (1810-1879) (France), the oldest auction result ever registered for an artwork by this artist is a sculpture-volume sold in 1984, at Cornette de Saint-Cyr, and the most recent auction result is a sculpture-volume sold in 2022. Artprice.com's Advanced Analytics are based on 8,065 auction results. Especially: sculpture-volume, objects, furniture, drawing-watercolor, print-multiple, lightings. 12 art works by artist Pierre-Jules MÈNE (1810-1879) will soon be available in auction rooms. You can also discover 6 artwork(s) currently for sale on Artprice's Marketplace. , sold by 2 Artprice store(s).