French 19th Century Bronze Bust of Madame Récamier, After Jean-Antoine Houdon

Sunday, February 11th 2018 @ 4:00pm EST

Ended

Sunday, February 11th 2018 @ 4:00pm EST

Ended

Final Bid

$526

Item Details

Bronze
Contemporary

A French 19th Century bronze bust of Madame Récamier, after work by the French neoclassical sculptor Jean-Antoine Houdon. A cast bronze bust depicting the French socialite Jeanne-Françoise Julie Adélaïde Récamier (1777 -1849). She has a wrap on her hair, and she is coyly gazing downward, a veil is seen loosely draped across her chest. The sculpture is hollow and has a marble base with a leather veneer to the underside. Signed Houdon to lower back.

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Condition

Good

Dimensions

12.0" W x 24.5" H x 9.0" D

Item #

18CIN044-245

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