Antique Bust of French Philosopher Montesquieu France c1880
Antique bust of French Philosopher Montesquieu.
Late 19th century lifesize plaster bust, well cast with fine detail (signed). In good antique condition with nice patina, minor losses and marks commensurate with age, nothing major.
Height 65 cm/25.5 in
Depth 30 cm/12 in
Width 55 cm/21.5
Weight 13.5 kg/30lbs
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Montesquieu (1689 – 1766). Judge, man of letters and political philosopher. Famous, amongst other things, for ‘The Spirit of the Laws’ published in 1748, which influenced the ‘Founding Fathers’ in drafting the United States Constitution.