B896 - Gorgeous Antique French Belle Mademoiselle Wax Bust / Statue, 19th C
This is a gorgeous antique French wax bust in the style of Jean Antoine Houdon and dating from the 19th century.
The subject is an absolutely charming pretty young mademoiselle. She has beautiful wavy hair. It is plaited to the sides and held in a top knot with a sweet ribbon bow.
She holds her head to the side and smiles shyly. She has sweet, child like features and an adorable air of innocence.
The wax is finely moulded and has a fabulous sepia hue. It has survived the years in good condition with some antique patination.
The bust measures 25 cm (9.75 inches) high x 24 cm (9.5 inches) wide x 12 cm (4.75 inches) deep.
A gorgeous bust to enhance any period display and another divine antique French find from La Belle Étoffe!
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Possible delivery methods: U.K. & France, Europe, Rest of World