French Sculpture Census

photo credit : Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, Massachussetts, USA
artist © : public domain

DALOU, Aimé-Jules
Paris 1838 - Paris 1902

Bacchus et Ariane
Bacchus and Ariadne

1894
marble

group
H. 32 5/16
signed: J. DALOU

Acc. No. : 1996.3
Credit Line : Acquired by the Clark, 1996

Williamstown, Massachusetts, Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute

www.clarkart.edu

Provenance

  • Created for Mr. Drapé of Agen (Lot-et-Garonne) who bought also the plaster in 1892
  • 1996, Purchased by the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute through Joanna Barnes Fine Arts, London

Bibliography

  • 1997 Gustafson
    Eleanor H. Gustafson, "Museum Accessions.", 62:4, The Magazine Antiques, October 1997, p. 430

Exhibition

  • 1998 Williamstown
    The Subject in Late 19th Century Sculpture: The Work of Jules Dalou, Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, MA, May 1998 to September 1998