Maria Luiza de Palmella (portuguese, 1841-1909)
A bronze bust of a north African woman. Titled in front, both in Arabic and English, ( Simi) . Signed and dated 1888on the left side.
Engraved on her right side. " F. BARBEDIENNE, FONDEUR. PARIS"
Greenish brown patina in good condition.
Approximate Measurements, Height 10 3/4 inches, Width 4 inches.