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Guillaume Coustou The Elder

French sculptor and academics who produced marble busts, such as for example Daphne chased by Apollo and Hercule sur le bûcher. He earned the Colbert award and received a 4 season scholarship towards the French Academy in Rome, but shortly left. He’s most widely known for the well-known statue the “Equine Tamers”. His sibling was French sculptor Nicolas Coustou. He and Utmost Beckmann both got function in the Metropolitan Museum of Artwork.

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