French Sculpture Census

photo credit : Yale University Art Gallery / http://artgallery.yale.edu
artist © : public domain

attributed to
BOIZOT, Louis-Simon
Paris 1743 - Paris 1809

Maker: Sèvres, Manufacture nationale de

L'Education du Citoyen
The Citizen's Education

1790 model, used again in 1906
porcelaine (Sèvres soft-paste)

group
H. 12 1/4

Acc. No. : 1910.21
Credit Line : Gift of the French Government

New Haven, Connecticut, Yale University Art Gallery

artgallery.yale.edu

Provenance

  • 1910, Gift of the French Government

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 22 April 2010 and August 2017
  • avant 1930 Lechevallier-Chevignard
    Lechevallier-Chevignard, La sculpture à Sèvres jusqu'en 1815, [Sèvres, Manufacture nationale de Sèvres, vers 1930], tome I, n° 222, pl. 52 (pas de nom de sculpteur)

Comment

Information given by Tamara Préaud, honorary archivist at the Manufacture nationale de Sèvres, June 19, 2013: The model appears in 1790 and is used again in 1906.