pair of c19th french bronze bust studies of judges after comte d'orsay

Pair of C19th French bronze bust studies of Judges after Comte D'Orsay.


Price

SOLD

Item Number

MLC 145

Description

Pair of C19th French bronze busts of Judges after Comte D'Orsay. Well-executed pair of library/desk-top busts of members of French judiciary on white statuary marble cylindrical plinth bases. Both signed and dated to rear , "1846 & 1847" and "Comte D'Orsay Sculpt". The French dandy ,artist and sculptor Alfred-Guillaume Gabriel (1801-1852) was a member of the French peerage and titled The Count of Orsay , and who gained a reputation as a renowned socialite and aesthete .Good detailed castings depicting the subjects in full-bottomed legal wigs and formal court dress lace cravats. H 11 " overall. H (bronze)5.5" & 6". France 1846/7.
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Internal Ref: MLC 145



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