Plaster Bust of a Laughing Man c.1890.

Extraordinary late 19th.c. plaster bust of a laughing man c.1890. Small shoulder length bust of an bald man in unusual costume. The man’s laughing expression is reminiscent of the famous character heads of the 18th.c. German sculptor Franz Xaver Messerschmidt. Presented as found with obvious wear.


Dimensions: width 12″, depth 6″, height 8″.
Year: c.1890.
Price: £295
Stock Number: 32097