French Sculpture Census

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CHAPU, Antoine
Le Mée, Seine-et-Marne 1833 - Paris 1891

Étude demi-grandeur pour Cantate, statue sur la façade de l'Opéra de Paris
Half-size study for sculpture of Cantate for the façade of the Paris Opéra

1868-1869
plaster

statue
53 1/8 x 21 1/4 x 15 15/16

Acc. No. : 2002.0580
Credit Line : Acquired in the name of the Newark Group and Edward and Joanne Mullen, 2002.0580

New Brunswick, New Jersey, Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Provenance

  • Paris, Galerie Jacques Fischer
  • 2002, Acquired in the name of the Newark Group and Edward and Joanne Mullen

Exhibition

  • 2005-2006 New Brunswick
    Breaking the Mold: Sculpture in Paris from Daumier to Rodin, New Brunswick, NJ, Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, October 23, 2005-March 15, 2006, Catalogue edited by Phillip Dennis Cate, with essays by Phillip Dennis Cate, Édouard Papet, Anne Pingeot, Florence Quideau, p. 31 no. 35, 210