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BOURDELLE, Émile-Antoine

Montauban, Tarn-et-Garonne 1861 - Le Vésinet, Yvelines 1929

Beethoven

Beethoven

1901

bronze

head

Dimensions (HxWxD): 27 14 x 13 14 x 14, including base: H. 11 38 in.

on base: Moi je suis Bacchus qui pressure pour les hommes le nectar délicieux - Beethoven

Acc. No.: 714.1959

Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Maurice L. Stone in memory of her husband

Photo credit: http://www.moma.org

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Provenance

  • 1959, Gift of Mrs. Maurice L. Stone in memory of her husband

Bibliography

  • MoMA's website, April 1, 2013
  • 1960 NY MoMA Bulletin
    The Museum of Modern Art Bulletin, vol. 27, nos. 3-4, 1960, p. 7
  • 1977 NY MoMA Legg
    Painting and Sculpture in The Museum of Modern Art, with Selected Works on Paper. Catalogue of the Collection, January 1, 1977, Edited by Alicia Legg, New York, The Museum of Modern Art, 1977, p. 17