Moor girl in polychrome lacquer on a polychrome column - Venice - 19th century

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Moor girl in polychrome lacquer on a polychrome column - Venice - 19th century
Good condition - 165 cm

Polychrome sculpture depicting a woman with Oriental clothes on a tall polychrome column acting as a pedestal. Note the contrast between the lovely posing of the woman and the stillness and firmness of the solid column. The delicate movements of the hands along with the finesse of the drapery, are all clear indications of the 19th-century Venetian period.

Dimensions: Base - 60 cm, height - 165 cm.

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