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Van der Straeten Bronze Bust
Patinated bronze bust of a young woman wearing a wide headband in her ornate hair.
Very nicely cast and showing excellent detail to the features and with a pleasing patination.
Set on a slightly tapering dark red and ochre striated marble base which is further mounted on a paler square piece of marble, giving an overall height of just under 25 cm.
Signed verso S. Van der Straeten and with the impressed foundry mark of the Societé des Bronzes de Paris.