French Sculpture Census

photo credit : 2012 Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
artist © : public domain

BARRIAS, Louis-Ernest
Paris 1841 - Paris 1905

Renommée
Fame

1893-1896
bronze

statue
33 1/4 x 15 3/8 x 18 3/4

Acc. No. : 84.1
Credit Line : Gift of the Estate of Dr. Thomas W. Evans, 1984

Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution

www.hirshhorn.si.edu

Provenance

  • To 1897, Paris, Dr. Thomas W. Evans (1823-1897)
  • 1897-1984, The Thomas W. Evans Museum and Dental Institute, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
  • 1984, Gift of the Estate of Dr. Thomas W. Evans

Bibliography

  • Museum's website
  • 1989 Kjellberg
    Pierre Kjellberg, Les Bronzes du XIXe Siècle, Dictionnaire des Sculpteurs, 1989, ill. p. 49. ill.
  • 1996 Richard
    Paul Richard, "Gauguin's Fantasy Island," Washington Post, Style, 29 November 1996, ill. pp. C1-C2

Exhibition

  • Museum's website, 2010
  • 1993 Washington
    Beaux-Arts to Moderne, Washington D.C., Federal Reserve Board, Fine Arts Program, 22 June-13 August 1993, no. 20, check list, p.16