Rene Paul Marquet
Born in Port Louis on 5th July, 1875. Marquet studied painting and sculpture under Emmanuel Fontaine and Jean Falguière respectively and exhibited figures at the Salon des Artistes Français where he received an honourable mention in 1909.
Brian Catley, Art Deco and other Figures , Baron, 1978, pp. 21, 215-216.
James Mackay, The Dictionary of Western Sculptors in Bronze , Baron, 1977, pp. 251.