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Antique Art Nouveau Lady Bronzed Spelter Statue Bust Villanis Style c. 1900 #2

Antique Art Nouveau Lady Bronzed Spelter Statue Bust Villanis Style c. 1900 #2
Antique Art Nouveau Lady Bronzed Spelter Statue Bust Villanis Style c. 1900 #2
Antique Art Nouveau Lady Bronzed Spelter Statue Bust Villanis Style c. 1900 #2
Antique Art Nouveau Lady Bronzed Spelter Statue Bust Villanis Style c. 1900 #2

Antique Art Nouveau Lady Bronzed Spelter Statue Bust Villanis Style c. 1900 #2
Antique Art Nouveau Lady Bronzed Spelter Statue Bust by E. Description: Presented is number two of two matching statues depicting a beautiful young women. They were made in distinctive Art Nouveau style – these busts, glorifying beauty of ordinary women, were very popular at the turn of the 19th century time when the New Style of Art, the Art Nouveau started to appear. Several famous sculptors specialized on this praticular subject: E. Villanis was the most famous artist who created mostly womens bust sculptures, E. Van der Straeten and many others created enchanting gorgeous sculptural images of beautiful women. The statue is made of spelter – a special zinc alloy used in early 1900s to substitute bronze. It was used to create affordable art objects for those who could not afford expensive bronze. The statue is nicely and skilfully patinated to imitate bronze – it looks very real. The finish has some minimal wear but other than that there is no damage to this beautiful piece. It is mounted on white marble pedestal. Please note – I have a matching pair bust for this. Please note – this is not a replica or fake – the is the real art object from 1900 – 1910. The statue is 9.5 tall. It is in excellent condition with minimal finish wear. Condition: Excellent – minimal finish wear. Height: 9.5 in. Materials: Spelter metal with bronze finish. The item “Antique Art Nouveau Lady Bronzed Spelter Statue Bust Villanis Style c. 1900 #2″ is in sale since Monday, March 21, 2016. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Metalware\Other Collectible Metalware”. The seller is “beer-stein” and is located in New York, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.
Antique Art Nouveau Lady Bronzed Spelter Statue Bust Villanis Style c. 1900 #2