• Lot 536

    FIGURE EN MARBRE REPRESENTANT UNE BAIGNEUSE ASSISE

    D'APRES UN MODELE D'ETIENNE-MAURICE FALCONET (1716-1791), PROBABLEMENT PAR L'ACADEMIE IMPERIALE DES BEAUX-ARTS, RUSSIE, PREMIERE MOITIE DU XIXEME SIECLE

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    FIGURE EN MARBRE REPRESENTANT UNE BAIGNEUSE ASSISE
    D'APRES UN MODELE D'ETIENNE-MAURICE FALCONET (1716-1791), PROBABLEMENT PAR L'ACADEMIE IMPERIALE DES BEAUX-ARTS, RUSSIE, PREMIERE MOITIE DU XIXEME SIECLE
    Reposant sur une base entièrement sculptée de style naturaliste; signée E.F. FECIT. 1770
    Hauteur: 58 cm. (22 ¾ in.); Longueur: 73 cm. (28 ¾ in.); Largeur: 23 cm. (9 in.)


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    Literature

    BIBLIOGRAPHIE COMPARATIVE:
    D. Katz, Extraordinarily Beautiful. French terracotta and Plaster 1765-1815, London, 2010, pp. 10-11, n°2.


    Post Lot Text

    A MARBLE FIGURE OF A SEATED BATHER, AFTER A MODEL BY ETIENNE-MAURICE FALCONET (1716-1791), PROBABLY BY THE IMPERIAL ACADEMY OF ARTS, RUSSIA, FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY