French Sculpture Census

photo credit : Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
artist © : public domain

FREMIET, Emmanuel
Paris 1824 - Paris 1910

Courlis et grenouille
Curlew and Frog

before 1858
bronze

group
2 5/8 x 1 1/8 x 15/16
on top of base, parallel to bird's beak: E. FREMIET
on proper right side of base: 286

Acc. No. : 69.392
Credit Line : Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

Boston, Massachusetts, Museum of Fine Arts

www.mfa.org

Provenance

  • By 1969, Boston, Misses Aimée and Rosamond Lamb
  • 1969, May 14, gift of Misses Aimée and Rosamond Lamb to the MFA

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 27 February 2012 and 20 March 2012
  • 1988 Chevillot
    Catherine Chevillot, Emmanuel Fremiet, 1824-1910, La main et le multiple, catalogue d'exposition, Dijon, Musée des Beaux-Arts, 5 novembre 1988 - 16 janvier 1989, Grenoble, Musée, 23 février - 30 avril 1989, p. 86, S 58 : Courlis et grenouille