Item Details

19th Century Vanitas Plaster Life & Death Bust

Ref# LSFC-3939
For sale a 19th century plaster anatomical bust of a gentleman, one section showing a flayed face the other section a skull

These where symbols of life and death and sometimes called vanitas busts

The item has a number of elderly repairs, is also missing his nose and he has a small hole in is skull

50cm in height

26cm at widest point

Price: £495