Wax sculpture of Louise Brongniart Under a Glass Dome

Origin: France   Period: 19th Century

Rare wax bust depicting Louise Brongniart (1772-1845) after Jean Antoine Houdon (1741-1828).

Louise was the daughter of Alexander Theodore Brongniart the famous French architect of the 'Bourse' (stock exchange) in Paris.

This bust is set on a small square wooden plinth and is under a glass dome.

There is also an indistinct signature behind.

There is some slight damage to the nose.

Actual bust height 22 cm.


Width: 29.00 cm (11.4 in)

Depth: 18.00 cm (7.1 in)

Height: 32.00 cm (12.6 in)

Price: SOLD

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