'Buste de gladiateur' or 'La colère d'Achille'. Chiselled bronze sculpture with nuanced brown patina. Lost wax casting by SUSSE Frères. Rectangular base forming a terrace made of black marble (chips at the corners). Signed 'Constant ROUX' in cursive letters, foundry stamp 'Susse Frères' and mention 'Lost wax'.Large model, height 45 cm. Bronze alone: H35 x L30 x P31.5 cm. Bronze with terrace: H44.5 x L37.5 x P31.5 cm. In fact, it opens the doors of the Villa Médicis to him after winning the grand prize of Rome in 1894 and grants him a medal of honor at the Salon de la Société des artistes français in 1930. Bibliography: Les Bronzes du XIXème siècle by Pierre Kjellberg, reproduced p. Catalogue raisonné of the artist by Laurent Noet Ed. Please make sure the object is in good condition upon receipt in the presence of the delivery person. Only disputes for breakage opened with your post office will be taken into account.