The French Marianne
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A 19th century French reconstituted stone bust of the Marianne, a national emblem of the French Republic. The figure wears the iconic Phrygian cap and symbolises liberty, reason and the civic virtues of the Republic. In France, the Marianne is a commonly found emblem in town halls and law courts. The inscription at the rear of the plinth reads “A. Picard & Kaan, Paris”.
Condition report: In excellent, unrestored condition
Dimensions: Height 54 cm.