French Sculpture Census

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ADAM the Elder, Lambert-Sigisbert, called
Nancy, Meurthe-et-Moselle 1700 - Paris 1759

Garçon avec un homard
Boy with a Lobster

c. 1740
bronze

statuette
9 1/2 x 8 5/8 x 6 5/8

Acc. No. : 28.86
Credit Line : City of Detroit Purchase

Detroit, Michigan, Detroit Institute of Arts

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Provenance

  • 1928, City of Detroit Purchase

Bibliography

  • 1928 Heil
    Walter Heil, "Two Pieces of French Sculpture of the 18th Century", Bulletin of the Detroit Institute of Arts, vol. 10, no 2, Nov 1928, pp 22-23.
  • 1987 Ceysson et al.
    Ceysson, Bernard, Genevieve Bresc-Bautier, Maurizio Fagiolo dell'Arco, François Souchal, Sculpture, the Great Tradition of Sculpture from the Fifteenth to the Eighteenth Century, Genève, Skira, 1987, p 275.