Roger Godchaux (1878 - French 1958)

Biography
Roger Godchaux was born in Vendôme, and began his career studying under the celebrated painter Gérôme. He then exhibited at the Salon des Artistes Français from 1905, winning a silver medal in 1928.

Godchaux specialised in Animalier sculpture, and his works are characterised by a keen sense of form and expression, demonstrated in such pieces as Seated Lioness, Walking Panther and Man Washing an Elephant.
Roger Godchaux - Standing Horse, 1906
Standing Horse, 1906
Roger Godchaux - Le Galop
Le Galop