Probably Vienna, about 1750
Carrara marble with original profiled bronze framing.
The bust in relief shows the profile
the Archduchess Maria Theresa of Austria
(1717-1780), married since 1736 to Franz I. Stephan
of Lorraine, which was born in 1745 thanks to your support
elected Roman-German Emperor
and was crowned. Maria Theresa was considered to be
its comprehensive reform policy as one of the most
most popular and at the same time most influential monarchs
of enlightened absolutism in Europe.
Height 60 cm.