Lot 463

Albert-Ernest CARRIER-BELLEUSE Anizy-le-Château, 1824 - Sèvres, 1887
Patinated terracotta
signed 'A. CARRIER' on the back
Height: 51 cm (20.08 in.)

Resting on a blackened wooden pedestal surmounted by a turquoise blue ceramic tile.
Total height: 67 cm (26.38 in.)

Provenance : Acquired by the father of the current owner from Perrin Antiquaire, Paris, in November 2009 ;
Private collection, Brussels
Comment: Another terracotta version of this bust with some variations is kept in Paris, at the Musée d'Orsay (inv. RF 3718).