French Sculpture Census

photo credit : The Cleveland Museum of Art
artist © : public domain

attributed to
PILON, Germain
Paris 1535 - Paris 1590

Femme avec deux enfants
Woman and Two Children

alabaster

group
with base: H. 16 1/2; without base: 11 3/4 x 5 1/2

Acc. No. : 1951.541
Credit Line : Gift of Baroness R. de Kerchove

Cleveland, Ohio, The Cleveland Museum of Art

www.clevelandart.org

Provenance

  • New York, Michel Dreicer (1868-1921)
  • 1921, upon his death, held in trust by the estate
  • 1921, Estate of Michel Dreicer, by bequest to the Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • 1922-1933, New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • by 1933, returned to Mrs. Maisie Dreicer Whyte (Baroness René de Kerchove), widow of Michael Dreicer (Mrs. Dreicer Whyte had challenged Michael Dreicer's will)
  • New York, Baroness René de Kerchove
  • 1951, by gift to the Cleveland Museum of Art