DELOYE, Gustave
(b. 1838, Sedan, d. 1899, Paris)

Mark the Evangelist

1878
Plaster, height 205 cm
Musée d'Orsay, Paris

The oversized figure of the Evangelist is represented half standing, half sitting on the winged lion. He is identified by the scroll on which the lion is resting.

The sculpture was presented at the Salon in 1878.