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18th Century, Solid Marble Bust of

1503516984164.jpg18th Century, Solid Marble Bust of
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Description

Wonderfully carved, circa 1750, marble bust representing North and South America. Initially part of a series of busts that depicted "The Four Continents". The smiling figure is draped in a toga pinned with a brooch and is adorned with an arm band and is crowned with feathers.

Dimensions:  26in. Height x 20in. Width x 8.5in. Depth
Period:  c.1750
Materials:  Marble
Place of Origin:  Italy