This is beautiful antique white and grey marble shoulder length bust of Iullette, a beautiful maiden, by Professore Giuseppe Bessi, circa 1900 in date.
Her dress with chased detail, her hair brought together in a simple cap and raised on a simple canted rectangular plinth base.
The attention to detail throughout the piece is second to none, the bust is extremely lifelike and it is signed on the reverse G. Bessi.
In excellent condition, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 34 x Width 34 x Depth 20
Dimensions in inches:
Height 1 foot, 1 inch x Width 1 foot, 1 inch x Depth 8 inches
Our reference: 07584
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