French Sculpture Census

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

PUECH, Denys
Bozouls, Aveyron 1854 - Rodez, Aveyron 1942

Etude pour le monument à Lecomte de Lisle
Study for the Monument to Lecomte de Lisle

1897, cast 1898-1899
bronze

group
12 x 7 3/4 x 4 7/8; weight: 32 lb

Acc. No. : 66.832
Credit Line : Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

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

www.hirshhorn.si.edu

Provenance

  • To June 1955, New York, Curt Valentin Estate
  • June 1955-18 March 1966 New York, Stephen Radich Gallery, (purchased from Valentin Estate) [According to the invoice dated 18 March 1966 from Stephen Radich Gallery]
  • 18 March 1966-17 May 1966, New York, Joseph H. Hirshhorn
  • 1966, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn

Exhibition

  • Museum's website, 2010
  • 1964 Ithaca
    Desired Acquisitions: A Tenth Anniversary Exhibition, Ithaca, NY, CORNELL UNIVERSITY, ANDREW DICKSON WHITE ART MUSEUM, 11 January-17 February 1964, no. 38 (as Carpeaux)

Comment

In 1964, attributed to Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux.