French Sculpture Census

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BARTHOLDI, Frédéric-Auguste
Colmar, Haut-Rhin 1834 - Paris 1904

Maker: Thiébaut

La Liberté éclairant le monde
Liberty Enlightening the World

c. 1884
bronze

statuette
20 7/8 x 8 1/2 x 6 1/2 with base

Acc. No. : M.82.209.3
Credit Line : Gift of B. Gerald Cantor

Los Angeles, California, Los Angeles County Museum of Art

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Provenance

  • Given by Bartholdi to his friend Louis Herbette (1843-1921), a French politician and journalist
  • 1982, Gift of B. Gerald Cantor