French Sculpture Census

photo credit : 2012 Detroit Institute of Arts
artist © : public domain

MICHALLON the Younger, J.
active 1810-1840

Buste d'homme avec moustache
Bust of a Man with a Moustache

1830-1840
original plaster cast

bust
6 7/8 x 3 1/6 x 3 1/8
inscribed on back on shoulders: Michalon / T (?) 1836(?)

Acc. No. : 1993.92
Credit Line : Founders Society Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund

Detroit, Michigan, Detroit Institute of Arts

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Provenance

  • Paris, Art Market
  • 1993, Founders Society Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund

Bibliography

  • 1986 Sorel
    Philippe Sorel, "Les Dantan du Musée Carnavalet," Gazette des Beaux-Arts, vol. 107, January 1986: pp. 1-13; February 1986: pp. 87-102