French Sculpture Census

photo credit : 2012 Detroit Institute of Arts
artist © : public domain

GRAILLON, Pierre-Adrien
Dieppe, Seine-Maritime 1807 - Dieppe, Seine-Maritime 1872

Bernard-l'Hermite
Hermit Crab

1848
terracotta, shell

statuette
8 1/4 x 8 5/8 x 6 3/4

Acc. No. : 1992.218
Credit Line : Founders Society Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund

Detroit, Michigan, Detroit Institute of Arts

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Provenance

  • Paris, Galerie Elstir
  • 1992, Founders Society Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund

Bibliography

  • 1928 Luc-Benoist
    Luc-Benoist. La Sculpture Romantique. La Renaissance du Livre, Paris, 1928, pp. 138-140
  • 1919 Lami
    Lami, Stanislas, Dictionnaire des Sculpteurs. Paris, 1919, pp. 82-83