French Sculpture Census

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artist © : public domain

DALOU, Aimé-Jules
Paris 1838 - Paris 1902

Maker: Hébrard, A.A.

Bacchus consolant Ariane
Bacchus Consoling Ariadne

modeled c. 1892, cast 1903-1907
bronze

group
H. 7
signed: Dalou
foundry stamp: cire perdu[e] Hebrard

Acc. No. : 1983.26
Credit Line : Restricted gift of Mrs. Arma Wyler, 1983.26

Chicago, Illinois, The Art Institute of Chicago

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Provenance

  • by 1982, New York, Michael Hall Fine Arts [according to invoices and copies of shipping receipts in curatorial file]
  • 1983, sold to the Art Institute, Restricted gift of Mrs. Arma Wyler

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, September 18, 2013
  • 1935 Caillaux
    Henriette Caillaux, Aimé-Jules Dalou, 1838-1902 (Paris, 1935), p. 141
  • 1964 Mallett
    Mallett, Ltd., Sculptures by Jules Dalou (1964), p. 19, no. 40
  • 1965 Mallett and Heim
    Mallett, Ltd., and Galerie Heim, Jules Dalou (1965), p. 18, no. 28
  • 1987 Ader Picard Tajan
    Paris, Ader Picard Tajan, Importants tableaux modernes et contemporains (25 June 1987), p. 40, no. 54
  • 1988 Forrest
    Michael Forrest, Art Bronzes (West Chester, PA, 1988), p. 129, no. 2.293
  • 2001 Wardropper
    Ian Wardropper, “Collecting European Sculpture at the Art Institute of Chicago,” Apollo 154, 475 (September 2001), p. 11

Exhibition

  • 1998 Williamstown
    The Subject in Late 19th Century Sculpture: The Work of Jules Dalou, Williamstown, MA, Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 30 May - 7 September 1998