French Sculpture Census

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ANGUIER, Michel
Eu, Seine-Maritime 1612 - ? 1686

Amphitrite
Amphitrite

1654-1658
pierre calcaire

statue
H. 218,5

N° d'inv. : 1973.47
Credit Line : Purchased with funds from the Libbey Endowment, Gift of Edward Drummond Libbey

Toledo, Ohio, Toledo Museum of Art

www.toledomuseum.org

Historique

  • Château de Saint-Mandé, Nicolas Fouquet
  • 1666-1696, Saint-Mandé, marquis de Louvois et sa veuve
  • 1696-après 1779, Château de Choisy
  • Château de Garges
  • New York, Wildenstein & Company
  • 1973, acheté avec des fonds provenant du Libbey Endowment, don d'Edward Drummond Libbey

Bibliographie

  • Museum's website, December 10, 2012
  • Archives Nationales 01 1964 (Inventory of Saint-Mandé, February 26, 1666).
  • 1684 [Brice]
    M. B. (Germain Brice) La Description de Paris, 1684, I, p. 194; (2nd ed., 1694, I, p. 184; 3rd ed., 1698, I, p. 323; 7th ed., 1718, II, p. 53; 9th ed., 1752, II, p. 204
  • 1765 Piganiol de La Force
    Piganiol de la Force, Description historique de la ville de Paris et de ses environs, 2nd ed., Paris, 1765, IX, p. 137
  • 1779 Hurtaut
    P. Hurtaut, Dictionnaire historique de la ville de Paris et de ses environs, Paris, 1779, II, p. 335
  • 1910 Chamchine
    B. Chamchine, Le Château de Choisy, Paris, 1910, p. 36 (xerox in folder)
  • 1941-1944 Charageat
    M. Charageat, "La Statue d'Amphitrite et la suite des dieux et des déesses de Michel Anguier," (Résumé), Bulletin de la Société de l'Histoire de l'art français, 1941-1944, pp. 72-73
  • 1960 Paris
    Louis XIV: faste et décors, Paris, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, May-October 1960, p. 138, cited under no. 701
  • 1968 Charageat
    M. Charageat, "La Statue d'Amphitrite et la suite des dieux et des déesses de Michel Anguier," Archives de l'art français, XXIII, 1968, pp. 111-123, passim, reproduced opp. p. 112
  • 1971 Dusseldorf
    Europaische Barockplastik am Niederrheim, Dusseldorf, Kunstmuseum, April 4-June 20, 1971, p. 351, cited under no. 319
  • 1971 Draper
    J.D. Draper, "For the Love of Leda," Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, XXX, no. 2, October-November 1971, pp. 51-58. Reproduced p. 56, fig. 8
  • 1974 Apollo
    "Art Across North America," Apollo, vol. 99, no. 147, May 1974, repr. p. 377
  • 1974 Art Journal
    "Public Museum News," Art Journal, vol. 33, no. 3, Spring 1974, p. 262
  • 1974 Gazette des Beaux-Arts
    "La Chronique des Arts," Gazette des Beaux-Arts, vol. 83, no. 1261, Feb. 1974, p. 124, repr.
  • 1976 Toledo Museum News
    "Treasures for Toledo," Toledo Museum of Art Museum News, vol. 19, nos. 2 & 3, 1976, p. 59, repr.
  • 1976 Toledo Guide
    The Toledo Museum of Art: A Guide to the Collections, Toledo, 1976, repr. p. 61
  • 1977 Raggio
    Olga Raggio, "Sculpture in the Grand Manner: Two groups by Anguier and Monnot," Apollo, vol. 106, no. 189, Nov. 1977, pp. 364, 365, repr. fig. 6, p. 367
  • 1977 Schulze
    Franz Schulze, "'A Consistantly Discriminating Connoisseurship,'" Art News, vol. 76, no. 4, Apr. 1977, p. 67
  • 1990 Black and Nadeau
    Bernard Black and Hughes-W. Nadeau, Michel Anguier's Pluto: the marble of 1669, London, 1990, p. 16, no. 3
  • 2001 Ducan
    Sally Anne Ducan, Otto Wittmann: Museum Man for All Seasons, Toledo, 2001, repr. p. 18
  • 2008 Labesse
    Paul Labesse, Les frères Anguier: sculpteurs eudois, Eu, Amys du Vieil Eu, 2008, pp. 50, 53, fig. 48