9800 Alexis Potevin (1764-1816) Terracotta Portrait Bust of a Young Girl

9800 Alexis Potevin or Poitevin (1764-1816) Nimes

 

Portrait bust of a young girl, looking straight ahead, partially draped, her hair plaited and coiled and held with a comb.

Terracotta, later bronze painted. Small losses.

Signed and dated.

French, Nimes

 

1802

 

Height; 19.25 ins (49 cms)

Width; 12 ins (31 cms)                                               £3,500