A Pair of 19th-century Painted Plaster Figures of Voltaire & Rousseau(840 views)
Description: Rousseau, the Genevan philosopher, writer, and composer of the 18th century. Espoused a political philosophy that influenced the French Revolution. Voltaire, a French enlightenment writer, historian and philosopher was famous for his wit, his attacks on the established Catholic church, and his advocacy of freedom of religion, freedom of expression, and separation of church and state.
Condition Report: Fine
Dimensions: 10 inches high, bases are 5.5 inches square
Artist or Maker: Viviani
Date: Dated 1869