Louis Hottot (France, 1829-1905) cold painted metal sculpture depicting a young woman attired in Elizabethan dress and head covering, reading a French illuminated book. Signed on the back left "L. Hottot". 17" H x 14 1/4" W x 14" D. 33 lbs. Late 19th/Early 20th century. CONDITION: Significant losses to paint on the face, overall general wear.