French Sculpture Census

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

after
GIRARDON, François
Troyes, Aube 1628 - Paris 1715

after
LEPAUTRE, Pierre
Paris 1659 - Paris 1744

Enée portant son père, Anchise, suivi par Ascagne, d'après Le Pautre
Aeneas carrying his father, Anchises, followed by Ascanius, after Le Pautre

bronze

group
21 5/8 x 9 15/16 x 11 5/16

Acc. No. : 1966.83
Credit Line : Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Purchase through the generosity of Mr. and Mrs. Alexander Abraham in honor of Mr. and Mrs. S. H. Scheuer, 1966.83

Cambridge, Massachusetts, Harvard Art Museums

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Provenance

  • London, Mallett at Bourdon House, Ltd.
  • 1966, sold to the Fogg Art Museum

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, January 22, 2013
  • 1966 Möller
    Lisa Lotte Möller, "Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe: Erwerbungen der Europäischen Abteilung im Jahre 1964", Jahrbuch der Hamburger Kunstsammlungen, 1966, vol. 11, p. 228-251, 240
  • 1967 White
    H. Wade White, "Recent Accessions in Sculpture", Fogg Art Museum Newsletter, February 1967, vol. IV, no. 3
  • 1968 Knoedler
    The French Bronze, 1500 to 1800, New York, Knoedler & Co. Inc., 1968, no. 57
  • 1981 Souchal
    François Souchal, French Sculptors of the 17th and 18th Centuries: The Reign of Louis XIV, Oxford, Paul Cassirer Gallery, 1981, vol. 2, no. 9b4, p. 377, repr.