Louis Auguste Moreau – A Finely Carved Carrera Marble Figural Group of A Young Female Putto.
Signed ‘AUG MOREAU’.
This finely carved marble figural group depicts a young female putto seated on a naturalistic base, a finger held to her lips and a with a small love bird perched on her shoulder. The figure sits on a naturalistic base with a circular socle and is raised on a fluted dwarf rouge levanto marble column and plinth base, embellished with gilt-bronze laurel leaves and acanthus, on toupie feet.
French, Circa 1880.