French Sculpture Census

© artiste : public domain

imitateur de
HOUDON, Jean-Antoine
Versailles, Yvelines 1741 - Paris 1828

Alexandre Brongniart
Alexandre Brongniart

vers 1910
terre cuite

buste
37,7 x 27,3 x 18
fausses signature et date, à l'arrière sur le bord inférieur : A. Houdon, F. AN. 1777

N° d'inv. : 1942.9.125
Credit Line : Widener Collection

Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, The National Gallery of Art

www.nga.gov

Historique

  • Paris, Joseph Bardac
  • Paris et New York, E. Gimpel & Wildenstein
  • "Inheritance from Estate of Peter A.B. Widener by gift through power of appointment of Joseph E. Widener, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, after purchase 21 February 1917 by funds of Joseph E. Widener"
  • 1942, don à la National Gallery of Art, Washington

Bibliographie

  • Museum's website, 2nd August 2011
  • 1959 Shapley
    possibly Fern Rusk Shapley, Early Italian Painting in the National Gallery of Art. Washington, D.C., 1959 (Booklet Number Three in Ten Schools of Painting in the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.), p. 94 (reference could be to 1942.9.123)
  • 1994 NGA Washington
    Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994, p. 111, repr.

Oeuvres en rapport

Voir aussi Louise Brongniart, terre cuite, vers 1910, dans le même musée, 1942.9.126.
Et les deux bustes en marbre par Houdon, dans le même musée, 1942.9.123 et 1942.9.124.