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Marble carved bust of Virginia Courtauld on a Siena marble base. Listed in Stephen and Virginia Courtauld inventory as 'Portrait bust of Virginia Courtauld; leaning forward with her right hand raised to her neck'. Commissioned from Lovatelli in 1923. It was exhibited at the Royal Academy and at Liverpool in 1924.

English Heritage, Eltham Palace



Virginia Courtauld (1895–1972)




white marble


H 70 x W 69 x D 38 cm;
H 70 x W 69 x D 38 cm

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back of shawl: Lovatelli 1924


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