Description of item for sale. This large, impressive sculpture in gilt bisque porcelain is signed by the artist and carries a mark from the Paris foundry where it was created.
It depicts Venus, after the well known Sandro Bottichelli painting, emerging from the sea in a seashell. This is an original handmade piece and not a later copy or reproduction.
Overall it is is in excellent antique condition. There are several cracks in the underside that occurred when the piece as originally fired and minor spatters of gilding that also occurred during production. It is generally quite clean with minor smudges here and there (we attempted no cleaning). Dimensions : 20" tall, 15" across and 14 deep.
We use top quality packing materials-new boxes and new or clean recycled Styrofoam peanuts and bubble wrap. We welcome Local Inspections and Pickups. Get images that make Supersized seem small. The item "Large Circa 1800 French Antique Bisque Porcelain Sculpture/Statue of Venus Nude" is in sale since Monday, April 15, 2019.This item is in the category "Art\Art Sculptures". The seller is "yesteryear33" and is located in Beaverton, Oregon. This item can be shipped worldwide.