French Sculpture Census

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SANDOZ, Edouard-Marcel
Bâle, Suisse 1881 - Lausanne, Suisse 1971

Poule
Hen

1928
marbre gris

statuette
29,8 x 26,7
signé : Ed. M. SANDOZ

N° d'inv. : 29.124
Credit Line : Purchase, Edward C. Moore Jr. Gift, 1929

New York, New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Historique

  • Paris, Galerie Edgar Brandt
  • 1929, achat, Edward C. Moore Jr. Gift

Bibliographie

  • Museum's website, 19 april 2012
  • 1929 MMA
    M.M.A. Bulletin, Vol. XXIV:10, October 1929, p.269

Exposition

  • 1995 Lausanne
    Edouard Marcel Sandoz 1881-1971, Lausanne, Foundation de L'Hermitage, February 24-May 14, 1995, no. 63, p. 71

Commentaire



Museum's website, August 29, 2012:
Sandoz spent most of his adult life living and working in Paris; though he addressed a variety of subjects in his career, he is best known as an animal sculptor, or animalier. The Metropolitan purchased this work from Galerie
Edgar Brandt in 1929.