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

Edmond de Goncourt (1822-1896), écrivain et critique
Edmond de Goncourt (1822-1896), Writer and Critic

c. 1891
bronze

plaquette
2 9/16 x 1 13/16; weight: 48.01 gr
under the bust: EDMOND DE GONCOURT
center right behind the sitter's head in monogram: AC

Acc. No. : 2003.154.3
Credit Line : Gift of Lisa Unger 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
  • 2003, Gift of Lisa Unger Baskin to the National Gallery of Art, Washington

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 15 August 2011
  • 2007 Pollard
    John Graham Pollard, Renaissance Medals. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue, 2 vols, Washington, 2007, vol 2, n. 900. repr.