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Antique Hand-Carved French Wood Statue of Becassine
Hand-carved in the abstract method inspired by Rodin, this charming antique French carved wood statue of famed French cartoon Heroine Becassine will make an interesting conversation piece indeed! The character first appeared in the French press around 1905 and grew in popularity, so much so that an independent movie was released in 2014. Described as a cross between Mary Poppins and Mr. Bean, she is the focus of many a European's fond memories of childhood, and has been rendered here coming home from market dressed in her very modest Breton garments, circa early 1900s. Measures 32 H x 16 W x 11 D.
- In the Style OfAesthetic Movement
- Place of Origin
- Date of ManufactureEarly 1900s
- Materials and Techniques
- Condition DetailsThis item is located in our 25,000 square foot Dallas showroom, NOT our 25,000 square foot Baton Rouge showroom.
- WearWear consistent with age and use.
- DimensionsH 32 in. x W 16 in. x D 11 in.H 81.28 cm x W 40.64 cm x D 27.94 cm
- Seller LocationDallas, TX
- Seller Reference Number2602-512143
- Reference NumberLU926211309703
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