A gilt bronze figure of a woman, La Liseuse, or the Reader, in Renaissance dress, reading, carved ivory to face and hands, on a circular footed bronze base.
Paris, France, circa 1900. Signed: A. CARRIER-BELLEUSE
Inscribed to plaque: LISEUSE, PAR CARRIER-BELLEUSE, GRAND PRIX DU SALON
Height: 26cm, incl. base.