French Sculpture Census

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

MOITTE, Jean-Guillaume
Paris 1746 - Paris 1810

Scène de l'arc de Titus à Rome : la procession triomphale emportant les trophées au temple de Jérusalem
The Triumphal Procession carrying the spoils from the Temple of Jerusalem

c. 1790
terracotta

relief
13 1/2 x 23 3/8 x 2 5/8

Acc. No. : 1993.204
Credit Line : Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop, by exchange, 1993.204

Cambridge, Massachusetts, Harvard Art Museums

www.harvardartmuseums.org

Provenance

  • 1992, Paris, private collection, sold to
  • 1993, London, Daniel Katz, Ltd., sold to
  • 1993, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop, by exchange

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 4 December 2011
  • 1994 Gazette des Beaux-Arts
    "Principales acquisitions des musees en 1993", Gazette des Beaux-Arts, 1994, no. 123, p. 57, fig. 251

Exhibition

  • 2005-2008 Cambridge
    Eighteenth Century European Ceramics, Cambridge, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, April 2, 2005-June 9, 2008

Related Works

Another terracotta copy, with differences, at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.