(b. 1825, Firenze, d. 1895, Firenze)

Courting Couple

White marble, height 117 cm
Private collection

Here a tender narrative is played out: the girl plucks a petal from a daisy, turning coyly away from her lover, whilst he gently turns her towards him to surprise her with the jewelled gift he holds behind his back.

© Web Gallery of Art, created by Emil Krén and Daniel Marx.