Edouard Louis Collet "Nocturne" (Night) Bronze Sculpture
This lovely figure in bronze by Edouard Louis Collet (Swiss, 1876-?), circa 1900s, known as Nocture (Night) is an allegory for slumber, depicting a stretching, nude, floating female beauty holding a nighttime star above her head, with her robe falling to the ground. Wonderful brown and green patina. Measures: 38 x 17 x 12 in. Signed Collet with stamped marks for the foundry (indecipherable) and PARIS. Weight: 66 lbs.