French 19th Century Louis XVI St. Patinated Bronze Putti
Item # 8432
Category: Objets D'art
A charming French 19th century Louis XVI st. patinated bronze putti in hunter dress. The statue is raised by a most elegant octagonal white Carrara marble base which tapers to a fluted socle pedestal decorated with richly chased ormolu swaging floral garlands. The finely sculpted young hunter is draped in his spoils and leaning on a tree stump with is bow at his side. His quiver with arrows, is at his hip, and his horn around his neck. Wonderful detail and very expressive with nice proportions throughout.