French Bronze Young Girl Sculpture - HENRI ALPHONSE NELSON - Art Nouveau Bronze Art Object - Parisian Listed Artist
A beautiful, antique French bronze sculpture by Henri Alphonse Nelson of a sweet, long-haired girl. This young girl has a classic Art Nouveau look, and is a beautiful art object. Lovely details throughout and a very heavy piece. The bust is signed A. Nelson and also has the letter D stamped in the bottom. The only other one of its kind I've been able to find is of a gilded version on a marble plinth. I don't know where the marble went from this piece but isn't really necessary for display purposes. I can not guarantee that this is a genuine piece, but I have never seen copies of his work. This will have to be shipped via courier so it an be fully insured. I have not had this piece authenticated so it is being sold as 'attributed to' but way well be the real thing, I have no clue.
CONDITION: Excellent antique condition without any damage, repairs or wear
SIZE: She stands 12 1/2 inches tall x 10 inches wide and 5 1/2 inches deep
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