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C19th plaster bust of Homer


Code: R0569


H: 22.8" (57.9 cm)W: 13" (33 cm)D: 10.2" (25.9 cm)

A rare C19th plaster bust of Homer, this Herm-type bust of the ancient Greek poet in the manner of Carlo and Filippo Albacini; well cast with a good original finish and good scale.  There is a virtually identical plaster bust by Carlo and Filippo Albacini in the British Museum
circa 1850
Good condition
22.75 high x 13 wide x 10.25 deep