French Sculpture Census

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CHINARD, Joseph
Lyon, Rhône 1756 - Lyons, Rhône 1813

Buste d'un petit garçon en Amour
Bust of a little boy as Cupid

c. 1802-1804
plaster painted to resemble terracotta

bust
H. 18
signed on base: Chinard de Lyon

Acc. No. : 1976.242
Credit Line : Purchase, Bequest of Mary S. Shattuck and Gift of Rev. A.D. Pell, by exchange, and Rogers Fund, 1976

New York, New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Provenance

  • Paris, Fabius Frères
  • 1976, Purchase, Bequest of Mary S. Shattuck and Gift of Rev. A.D. Pell, by exchange, and Rogers Fund

Exhibition

  • 1978 New York
    The arts under Napoleon, New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art, April 6-July 30, 1978, no. 118, fig. 10