Pair of putti dancers in brown patina bronze
Work attributed to Charles-François LADATTE (Francesco LADETTI – 1706 – 1787).
Italian sculptor who obtained the second prize of Rome in 1728, then the 1st prize in 1729.
Approved to the Academy in 1736, he became an academician in 1741. Some of his works are exhibited at the Chateau de Versailles, the Louvre Museum, the Chambéry Museum and the Museum of Decorative Arts.