Hutton-Clarke antiques are pleased to offer an antique Grand tour 19th-century bronze bust of Artemis. In good condition with excellent colour and patination. Unsigned, circa 1830.
Height 58 cm, width 31 cm, depth 19 cm
(Artemis, in Greek religion, the goddess of wild animals, the hunt, and vegetation and of chastity and childbirth; she was identified by the Romans with Diana. Artemis was the daughter of Zeus and Leto and the twin sister of Apollo. Among the rural populace, Artemis was the favourite goddess.)