French Sculpture Census

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VARIN ou WARIN, Jean
Liège, Belgium 1604 - Paris 1672

Camille de Neufville de Villeroi, abbé d'Ainai, de Saint-Athanase, gouverneur du Lyonnais
Camille de Neufville de Villeroi, abbé d'Ainai, de Saint-Athanase, lieutenant-general in the province of Lyonnais

1651
bronze

medal
diam. 4
signed below tranche of shoulder: WARIN.1651.; inscr. in margin: CAM[illus].DE NEVFVILLE.ABB[as].ATHAN[asiensis].PROREX.LVGDVNENSIS

Acc. No. : 36.110.37
Credit Line : Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1936

New York, New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Provenance

  • until 1911, Prague, coll. Adalbert von Lanna
  • 1911, May, Berlin, Lepke's, sale, vol. 3, no. 427
  • London, Henry Oppenheimer
  • 1936, July 29, London, Christie, Manson and Woods, sale, p. 83 no. 327
  • 1936, Purchase, Dick Fund

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 11 March 2014