French Sculpture Census

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PRÉAULT, Antoine-Augustin, called Auguste
Paris 1809 - Paris 1879

Jeune femme (autrefois appelé Lucile Damarin)
Portrait of a Young Woman (formerly called Lucile Damarin)

c. 1830


Acc. No. : 2003.032
Credit Line : Funds provided by the Butkin Foundation

Notre Dame, Indiana, University of Notre Dame, Snite Museum of Art


  • 2003, Funds provided by the Butkin Foundation


  • Museum's website, 4 May 2010
  • 1997 Forest
    Marie-Cécile Forest, "Catalogue raisonné, n° 13, Jeune femme", dans cat. exp. Auguste Préault (1809-1879) sculpteur romantique, Paris, Gallimard / Réunion des musées nationaux, 1997, p. 123-124

Related Works

Catalogue raisonné, 1997, p. 123 (see Bibliography):
- two plasters in private collections, in Neuilly-sur-Seine and Nantes (would one of them be the Snite's plaster?)
- two bronzes, one at the Musée d'Orsay (MEDOR 1194) and the other one in a private collection in Neuilly-sur-Seine.


See text on French version of this website.