Marble Sculpture, "Fairy", signed Enrico Lapini(194 views)
Description: This vintage late 19th century hand carved marble bust features a charming child like fairy. The sculpture is signed by the artist, Enrico Lapini, 1891. The beautiful white marble is masterfully carved & mounted upon a rouge colored platform base. The marble fairy grasps & is emerging from the weaved cloth that is wrapped around her. There is a rumor that the bust belonged to a children's book author.
Condition Report: There is a professional restoration of the right wing tip (not visible)
Dimensions: 20.5" tall X 14" wide X 12" deep
Artist or Maker: Enrico Lapini