French Sculpture Census

photo credit : 2009 President and Fellows of Harvard College
artist © : public domain | public domain

after
DESEINE, Louis-Pierre
Paris 1749 - Paris 1822

attributed to
HOUDON, Jean-Antoine
Versailles, Yvelines 1741 - Paris 1828

Jean Sylvain Bailly (1736-1793)
Jean Sylvain Bailly (1736-1793)

gilt bronze

bust
10 3/16 x 4 x 4

Acc. No. : 1943.1133
Credit Line : Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop, 1943.1133

Cambridge, Massachusetts, Harvard Art Museums

www.harvardartmuseums.org

Provenance

  • 1902, Paris, Marquis René de Girardin
  • New York, E. F. Bonaventure Inc., sold to Grenville L. Winthrop
  • 1943, bequest of Grenville Lindall Winthrop, New York, to the Fogg Art Museum

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, January 22, 2013
  • 1975 Mongan
    Agnes Mongan, Harvard Honors Lafayette, exh. cat., Cambridge, Fogg Art Museum, 1975

Exhibition

  • 1975-1976 Cambridge, MA
    Harvard Honors Lafayette, Cambridge, Fogg Art Museum, December 3, 1975-March 12, 1976, no. 28B