French Sculpture Census

photo credit : Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
artist © : public domain

LEGASTELOIS, Jules-Prosper
Paris 1855 - ? 1931

Bataille de la Marne, Septembre 1914
Battle of the Marne, September 1914

c. 1920
bronze

medal

Acc. No. : CP 1278
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

Bibliography

  • Website of the War Collection in the Clark University Library, Worcester, MA : Obverse: Bataille de la Marne, Septembre, 1914, profiles of Generals Joffre, Nivelle, and De Castelnau. Reverse: symbolic figure of France with naked sword watching over French troops in action.

Related Works

Another copy in the War Collection, in the Clark University Library, Worcester, MA.