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SHANE MEREDITH ANTIQUES

A French C18th Terracotta Bust of a Gentleman

Stock No

SMA177

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2020
  • £3,200.00
  • €3,706 Euro
  • $3,837 US Dollar

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Item Description

After a model attributed to Jean Antoine Houdon, possibly Nicolas Joseph Laurent Gilbert (1750 - 1780), poet.

Superbly sculpted in a coat and ruffled shirt set on a waisted socle. The rear of the bust showing the sculptor's thumb-prints where he has worked the clay.

A beautiful and atmospheric late C18th bust.

Item Info

Seller Location

London, UK

Item Dimensions

H:63cm W:43cm D:30cm

Period

18th Century & Earlier

Item Location

United Kingdom

Seller Location

United Kingdom

Item Location

United Kingdom

Seller Contact No

+44 (0)20 73815277

+44 (0)7770 737186

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