French Sculpture Census

crédits photo : 2012 Detroit Institute of Arts
© artiste : public domain

FEUCHÈRE, Jean-Jacques
Paris 1807 - Paris 1852

Léda et le cygne
Leda and the Swan

bronze argenté

17,1 x 22,9 x 12,7

N° d'inv. : 81.6
Credit Line : Founders Society Purchase, Henry E. and Consuelo S. Wenger Foundation Fund

Detroit, Michigan, Detroit Institute of Arts


  • 1981, achat de la Founders Society, fonds Henry E. and Consuelo S. Wenger Foundation


  • 1916 Lami
    Stanislas Lami, Dictionnaire des sculpteurs de l'école française du XIXe siècle, Paris, 1916, no. 368
  • after 1981 Faber Donoughe
    Faber Donoughe, New York, n.d. (after 1981), dealer brochure, fig. 7 (ills)


  • 1980-1981 Los Angeles/Minneapolis/Detroit/Indianapolis
    The Romantics to Rodin. French Nineteenth-Century Sculpture from North American Collections, Organized and edited by Peter Fusco & Horst W. Janson, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, March 4-May 25, 1980; The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, June 25-September 21, 1980; The Detroit Institute of Arts, October 27, 1980-January 4, 1981; Indianapolis Museum of Art, February 22-April 29, 1981, no. 184, pp. 321-22 (misattributed to J.Pradier by H.W. Janson)
  • 1981 Detroit
    The Influence of Paris: European and American Sculpture 1830-1930, Detroit Institute of Arts, 1981, cat. no. 2, p. 7 (ill)
  • 1981-1982 Ypsilanti/East Lansing/Kalamazoo/Alpena/Grand Rapids
    The Influence of Paris: European and American Sculpture 1830-1930, A Detroit Institute of Arts Statewide Services Traveling Exhibition made possible by funds from the State of Michigan, Catalogue by Dr. Alan P. Darr and Natasha Kuzmanovic, Ypsilanti, MI, Sill Gallery, East Michigan University, November 3-25, 1981; East Lansing, MI, Kresge Art Center Gallery, Michigan State University, November 29-December 20, 1981; Kalamazoo, MI, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, January 8-February 7, 1982; Alpena, MI, Jesse Besser Museum, February 14-March 28, 1982; Grand Rapids, MI, Grand Rapids Art Museum, April 4-May 23, 1982, cat. no. 2