Circa 1900

Fantastic marble sculpture of a nude, young woman delicately pressing the tip of an arrow underneath her breast. She wears a belt withholding a drape that ends on the side of her leg. Elegant gesture of the hands, outstanding delicacy and quality. Great condition. Signed on the terrace.

Size: H 96cm

French School of the late 19th century.

Lit: Noémie Debienne was born in Moulins and was active in Paris. Taught by Anatole Marquet de Vasselot and Lucien Pallez, she regularly participated in the Paris Salons, where she received an honourable mention in 1894 and a medal in 1909. She became a member of the “Société des Artistes Français” in 1898.