French Sculpture Census

photo credit : Courtesy National Gallery of Art, Washington
artist © : public domain

CHARPENTIER, Alexandre
Paris 1856 - Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine 1909

Alexandre-Charles Monod (1843-1921), chirurgien à l'Hôpital Saint-Antoine (face), Monod faisant la démonstration d'une opération dans un amphithéâtre (revers)
Alexandre-Charles Monod (1843-1921), Surgeon at the Hôpital Saint-Antoine (obverse), Monod Demonstrating a Procedure in the Operating Theatre (reverse)

c. 1906
bronze

plaquette
2 3/8 x 2 1/8; weight: 98.41 gr
obverse:
lower left in monogram, beneath inscription: ALMC
across top and to left of bust: A CHARLES MONOD / CHIRURGIEN / DE / L'HOPITAL / ST ANTOINE / 1886-1906 / SES / ELEVES / SES / AMIS

Acc. No. : 2000.158.1.a, b
Credit Line : Gift of Lisa and Leonard Baskin

Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, The National Gallery of Art

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Provenance

  • c. 1960-1985, Purchased by Lisa and Leonard Baskin, Leeds, MA
  • 2000, Gift of Lisa and Leonard Baskin to the National Gallery of Art, Washington

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 2nd August 2011
  • 2007 Pollard
    John Graham Pollard. Renaissance Medals, The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue, 2 vols, Washington, 2007, 2, n. 901, repr.