The original of this bust was purchased at a provincial French auction. This is an exact replica for a fraction of the cost of the original. Busts were en vogue in the first half of the 19th century, and often taken home by travelers who were always on the lookout for authentic historical artifacts.
Inspired by the Age of Sail, exploration, science, and cartography, and with a commitment to quality and intrigue, Authentic Models offers a collection with the character of authenticity. Made by artisans using time-honored skills, these pieces enrich a room, and the people in it, with a profound spirit of history and nostalgia.