8 November 2005,
Price realised EUR 960
EUR 1,000 - EUR 1,500
CAST AFTER A MODEL BY MATHURIN MOREAU (FRENCH 1822-1912), LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
Buste of a young woman
The back inscribed MOREAU.MATH/hors Concours and stamped *R
Gilt and patinated bronze
37 cm. high
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A version of this model is illustrated in H. Berman, Bronzes: sculptors & founders, 1800-1930, Chicago 1974-1980, volume IV, p. 992, no. 3830.
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