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  • Terracotta pair of Orientalist busts

Pair of Orientalists

Item Description

Fine looking pair of small  size Orientalist polychrome painted terracotta busts showing superb detail, numbered but otherwise unmarked.

Raised on contoured plinths atop a two tier socle, they appear to be of noble lineage, dressed as they are in fine clothes, he with a strong, rather stern look and she an obvious natural beauty. 

Late 1800's and unsigned but almost certainly either Austrian or possibly German in origin and quite probably by Johann Maresch (1821-1914) whose style of work this closely resemebles.

Numbered 868 and 869 on the underside and approximately 26 cm high with the female bust just a touch taller than the male.

Price £560.00

Ref: 15175 Stock Status: 1 Units in Stock