FOR SALE ☞ 19th Century French Bust "Sur La Plage Par Lavergne" Adolphe Jean Lavergne, French (1863-1928)
DESCRIPTION ☞ This bathing beauty is dressed for the beach with a smile on her face, feather plumes in her hat, a newfangled swimming costume and a sash around her waist that reads "Trouville" -- likely referencing Trouville-sur-Mer, a popular tourist attraction and fishing community in the Normandy region in northwestern France.
DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT ☞ Approximately 16" tall and 8.5" wide (at her shoulders) Heavy! Weighs approx 5.5 lbs. Exact measurements can be provided upon request.
CONDITION ☞ Has minimal wear and patina consistent for her age. She is in beautiful shape otherwise! Please see photos.
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