French Sculpture Census

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artist © : public domain

DAVID D'ANGERS, Pierre-Jean DAVID called,
Angers, Maine-et-Loire 1788 - Paris 1856

Alexandre Brongniart (1770-1847), scientifique français
Alexandre Brongniart (1770-1847), French scientist

plaster of Paris

medal

Acc. No. : 2001.87.29187
Credit Line : Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001

New Haven, Connecticut, Yale University Art Gallery

artgallery.yale.edu

Provenance

  • Transfer from Sterling Memorial Library, Yale University
  • 2001, Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, November 25, 2012
  • 1974 Crawford
    Michael H. Crawford, Roman Republican Coinage, Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1974, 150, no. 40

Comment

Sitter identified by Laure de Margerie, February 10, 2014. Son of the architect Alexandre-Théodore Brongniart (1739-1813), who built the Palais de la Bourse in Paris.