22cm MANON ALABASTER BUST
A WONDERFUL ALABASTER BUST OF MANON LESCAUT
Made by hand in Italy
Natural White Alabaster
Manon Lescaut is the subject of Giacomo Puccini's Opera of the same name, set in 18th century France. Manon is unsatisfied with a simple lifestyle, and she decides to let herself be kept by a wealthy older man. Her penchant for luxury and wealth takes her to prison; finally she is deported to New Orleans where her life comes to a tragic end.
This beautiful piece is made from recomposed stone - alabaster, marble powder and resin.
This piece measures 25cm high x 15cm wide x 9cm deep