THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
BY ANTONIO TANTARDINI, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
An Italian white marble figure entitled 'La Lettrice'
By Antonio Tantardini, Third quarter 19th Century
Of a young woman wearing medieval costume and 'embroidered' bodice, reading from a tablet held in her hand, on a rectangular base with canted angles, inscribed A. TANTARDINI FECE/MILANO, losses and damages
49in. (124.3cm.) high