Skip to main content
  • Want more images or videos?
    Request additional images or videos from the seller
1 of 14

19th Century Classical Bronze Lady, by Van Der Straeten

US$6,096.57

About

Georges Van der Straeten (1856-1941) was a celebrated Belgian sculptor, who was famous for producing delicate busts and figures in plaster and bronze. Van der Straeten worked mainly in the Belle Époque style, focusing on finding novel and beautiful ways to express the human form. An enchanting bronze statue of an elegant young lady in classical dress descending Rouge marble steps. Signed; Van der Straeten Originally from Ghent, Van der Straeten initially worked as a lawyer until 1882, after which he took up sculpting. In 1883 he moved to Paris, where he exhibited at the Louvre’s Salon exhibition from 1885 until 1912. At the Exposition Universelle in Paris in 1900, Van der Straeten received a silver medal award for his high quality finishes and his technical expertise. In 1903 he became a Knight of the Legion d'Honneur. Later in his life Van der Straeten returned to his home town of Ghent in Belgium, where he died in 1941.

Details

  • Creator
  • Dimensions
    Height: 28.35 in. (72 cm)Width: 11.03 in. (28 cm)Depth: 7.88 in. (20 cm)
  • Style
    Romantic (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
    Bronze,Patinated
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1880
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Brighton, GB
  • Reference Number
    Seller: Batch 55/56. 53209 CTKNE1stDibs: LU1227224383402

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    US$175 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to United States 0, arrives in 8-10 days.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Brighton, United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

1stDibs Buyer Protection Guaranteed
If your item arrives not as described, we’ll work with you and the seller to make it right. Learn more
About the Seller
5 / 5
Located in Brighton, United Kingdom
Platinum Seller
These expertly vetted sellers are 1stDibs' most experienced sellers and are rated highest by our customers.
Established in 1985
1stDibs seller since 2015
318 sales on 1stDibs
Typical response time: 1 hour
Associations
LAPADA - The Association of Arts & Antiques Dealers
More From This Seller

You May Also Like

Art Nouveau Bronze "Elegant Lady" by Georges Van der Straeten
By Georges Van der Straeten
Located in Buenos Aires, Olivos
Late 19th century bronze by Belgian sculptor Georges Van der Straeten (1856-1941) depicting a stylish young maiden standing with a hat on her hands. Signed Van der Straeten on base ,...
Category

Antique Late 19th Century Belgian Art Nouveau Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Large Art Nouveau Bronze Lady Bust Sculpture by Georges Van der Straeten, Paris
By Georges Van der Straeten
Located in Lisse, NL
Finest workmanship bust with original and beautiful patina from an important Belgian sculptor 'George Van der Straeten.' This stunning bust depicts a beautiful young lady with a big...
Category

Antique Late 19th Century Belgian Art Nouveau Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Georges Van der Straeten, Terracotta Sculpture of a Lady, Signed
By Georges Van der Straeten
Located in Leuven , BE
A lovely carved terracotta sculpture of a fine lady by the sculpture Georges Van Der Straeten (1856-1928). There is a lot of detail to be seen, such as the pleads in her dress as the...
Category

Antique 19th Century Belgian Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Terracotta

Georges Van Der Straeten, Book Reader, French Gilt Bronze Sculpture, 1888
By Georges Van der Straeten
Located in New York, NY
French Belle Epoque period. Signed and dated on the bottom back. Original marble base. Dimensions Height: 12.25 inches (30.62cm) Width: 4.88 inches (12.2cm) Depth: 3.75 inche...
Category

Antique 1880s French Belle Époque Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Antique Art Nouveau Bronze Figural Campfire Lamp Georges Van Der Straeten
By Georges Van der Straeten
Located in Dayton, OH
"Antique 1920s art nouveau Georges Van Der Straeten bronze budoir lamp sculpture in the shape of a young woman warming herself at a camp fire, with inkwell or keepsake compartment. ...
Category

Vintage 1920s Belle Époque Table Lamps

Materials

Bronze

Bronze Sculpture by Georges Van Der Straeten
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Bronze sculpture by Georges Van Der Straeten (1856-1928), stamped "Société des bronzes de Paris". Measures: H 34 cm, W 19 cm, D 16 cm.
Category

Early 20th Century European Busts

Materials

Bronze

Georges Van der Straeten "Buste de jeune femme au chapeau"
By Georges Van der Straeten
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Georges Van der Straeten, (1856-1928) "Buste de jeune femme au chapeau" A gilt bronze portrait bust of a fashionable lady signed: G. Van der straeten and stamped with the Société...
Category

Early 20th Century Busts

Materials

Bronze

19th Century Bronze Lady
Located in San Francisco, CA
Extremely beautifully detailed 19th century bronze. A lady leaning on a tree stump after picking flowers for her basket. Great original patina. Sculpture measures 9 1/4 inches high, ...
Category

Antique 19th Century European Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

The 1stDibs Promise

Learn More

Expertly Vetted Sellers

Confidence at Checkout

Price-Match Guarantee

Exceptional Support

Buyer Protection

Insured Global Delivery