Bronze sculpture with transparent brown patina

Signed, Susse Frères Foundry

Numeroted 4/8


Height with the base : 85 cm





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Patrick Drouin, born in March 1948 in Paris, is a French sculptor who practices in his Parisian workshop. He learned sculpture for five years in the workshop of Edmond Moirignot in the 14th arrondissement and also benefited from the advice of Paul Belmondo, Jean Carton and Raymond Martin. His work is essentially figurative. 


He has exhibited since 1981 and has participated in numerous exhibitions :

Biennale Internationale Formes humaines, 1980 (Museum Rodin salons)

Salon du dessin et de la peinture à l’eau, 1980 and 1982

Invited by the sculptor Raymond Martin of the Institut to exhibite for a tribute to François Rude, Cachan 1982

Art en Yvelines, Versailles Castle, september – october 1982

Salon Comparaison, 1980

Leymarie Gallery, Paris

Taylor Foundation, Paris 1983 and 1986

Grand Palais, Paris 1983

Salon d’automne, 1983

Grands Maîtres de la sculpture

Salons de la Malmaison, Cannes

Les maîtres du Bronze, Paris 1987

Leymarie Gallery, Paris 1988

Sociétaire des Artistes français

Sociétaire du Salon d’automne

60th salon des Beaux-Arts, Enghien-les-Bains, 1995

39th Salon des Arts-formes-couleurs, 1996

Figure on the dictionary (Bénézit) of painter sculptors and engravers


He has won several awards :

Grand Prix of young sculptors at the exhibition of the National Society of Fine Arts in Paris, Grand Palais, June 1983

Prix Florence Gould, 17th International Price of Contemporary Art of Monte-Carlo

Prix Sandoz, Taylor Foundation, Paris 1983

Prix d’Aumale, France Institut, Beaux-Arts Acadamy Paris, 1983

Prix Paul Louis Weiller, France Institut, Beaux-Arts Acadamy Paris, 1985

Sculpture Price, Salon d’Automne, Grand Palais, 1990

Prix Desprez, Beaux-Arts Acadamy Paris, 1981 (silver medal)

Prix Sandoz, Taylor Foundation, 1983 and 1988

Gold medal, Montmorency Salon, 1979

Prix Claude Raphaël-Leygues, 1981

Grand Prix of young sculptors at the exhibition of the National Society of Fine Arts in Paris, 1988

Prix Charles Oulmont, France Foundation, 1990

Sculpture Price, salon d’automne, Paris

Medal of honor at the French Arstists’ Fair, 1994

Vermeil medal of the city of Paris

Grand prix Charles Malfray, Paris Taylor Foundation, 2000


Realisations :

Creation of a bronze for the National Fund for Contemporary Art, 1981

Creation of a monument for the business center in Marne-la-Vallée

Creation of a monumental sculpture for Groupama Assurances

Monumental sculpture for a large insurance group in 1990

Acquisition by the Ministry of Culture and Communication of a bronze for the National Fund for Contemporary Art