Beautiful petite bronze bust of young lady wearing a lovely bonnet and low cut top with long ribbon. It is supported by a dark red marble column and plinth. The bronze is signed on the back J van der Straeten, the signature of Belgian sculptor Georges (or Joris) van der Straeten (1856-1928) and has a circular foundry seal that reads SOCIETE DES BRONZES DE PARIS surrounding the coat of arms of the city of Paris. A fine, heavy piece with good detail and a beautiful brown patina. In very good used condition with minor imperfections to marble as shown. Shipped fully insured with tracking number.
Measurements: 8.7" tall including marble base (22 cm tall) approximately.