21 - 22 June 1999
A BRONZE FIGURE OF ROUSSEAU
French, 19th Century
Rousseau standing and holding a scroll in his right hand; on a rectangular bronze plinth inscribed 'LECONTE'.
Brown patina with lighter high points.
14 in. (36.2 cm.) high
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