A French 19th Century White Carrara Marble Bust Of Demostene
Item # 9512
Category: Objets D'art
A handsome and richly sculpted French 19th century white Carrara marble bust of Demostene. The statue is carved out of a solid piece of white Carrara marble and displays the subjects name at the front. With wonderful details and facial expression.
Demosthenes was a Greek statesman and orator of ancient Athens. His orations constituted a significant expression of contemporary Athenian intellectual prowess and provided an insight into the politics and culture of ancient Greece during the 4th century BC.