Gino Lapini (Italian, 19th/20th century), "Young Girl"-1870, alabaster sculptural bust, inscribed with signature on back "G. Lapini, Firenze 1870". Bust depicting a young girl at bust length wearing a hair pulled back wearing a ribbon head band and lace edged draped top holding an item to chest with slot (possibly a bank) and an almond shaped item in her fingers. Figure with content facial expression with slight smile and rounded cheeks. Overall height (including later socle base) 19.75".
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