French Sculpture Census

photo credit : Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
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PILLET, Charles
Paris 1869 - ? 1960

Arrivée du Général Pershing
Arrival of General Pershing

1918
bronze

medal
obverse:
General Pershing, 4 officers with marching soldiers in back
reverse:
rooster with inscr. "Il n'est actuellement d'autre question que de combattre..." [there is at this time. no other question than figting..]

Acc. No. : CP 851
Credit Line : Gift of Alma de Bretteville Spreckels

San Francisco, California, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Legion of Honor

legionofhonor.famsf.org

Provenance

  • Gift of Alma de Bretteville Spreckels

Related Works

Another copy in the Musée national de la Coopération franco-américaine in the château de Blérancourt (Oise), MNBMed146.