French Sculpture Census

photo credit : Cantor Arts Center, Stanford University
artist © : public domain

COULON, Jean
Ebreuil, Allier 1853 - Vichy, Allier 1923

Hebe coelestis
Celestial Hebe

c. 1886
marble

statue
without support: 37 3/4 ; with support: 83 1/2
signed on the base: Coulon

Acc. No. : 2001.155
Credit Line : Museum purchase, with funds realized through the deaccession and sale of gifts from Mortimer C. Leventritt, 2001.155

Stanford, California, Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts at Stanford University

museum.stanford.edu

Provenance

  • Spain and England, Sig. Peppi Moreno
  • c. 1988, Sold to private collection UK
  • 2001, November 2, London, Sotheby’s, lot 114
  • London, Robert Bowman Ltd. (dealer)
  • 2001, Purchased by Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts at Stanford University. Museum purchase, with funds realized through the deaccession and sale of gifts from Mortimer C. Leventritt

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, May 22, 2015
  • 2000-2001 Cantor
    Cantor Arts Center Journal, II, 2000–2001, repr. p. 105

Related Works

Plaster group, 1886 Salon, no. 3713, exempt, rewarded with a Médaille de deuxième classe, purchased by the musée de Nice, Alpes-Maritimes.