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01262_Rochester_Clodion

CLODION, Claude MICHEL, called

Nancy, Meurthe-et-Moselle 1738 - Paris 1814

Bacchante

Bacchante and Female Satyr

terracotta

statuette

Dimensions (HxWxD): 13 x 14 x 11 12 in.

signed on rear: Clodion

Acc. No.: 69.28

Credit Line: Gift of Dr. and Mrs. James V. Aquavella, 69.28

Photo credit: ph. courtesy Rochester Memorial Art Gallery

© Artist:


Provenance

  • Paris, François Coty Collection
  • 1936, December 1, Paris, Galerie Jean Charpentier, Collection of François Coty sale
  • Rochester, NY, Dr. and Mrs. James V. Aquavella
  • 1969, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. James V. Aquavella

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 21 April 2010
  • 1936 Galerie Charpentier
    Entry and illustration in Collection François Coty: An Illustrated Sales Catalogue. Paris, France : Galerie Jean Charpentier , 1936 : p. 90. : Fig. 66
  • 1969 Gallery Notes
    "Acquisitions" Memorial Art Gallery. Gallery Notes. v. 35 , no. 4 (December 1969)
  • 1970 Davidson
    Ruth Davidson, "Museum accessions" Antiques. v. 97 (June 1970) : p. 834
  • 1976 Prior Exhibition
    Harris K. Prior Memorial Exhibition. Rochester, NY : Memorial Art Gallery, 1976
  • 1983 Weinshenker
    Anne Betty Weinshenker, "A Terra-Cotta Statuette by Clodion", Porticus. The Journal of the Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, vol. VI, 1983, cover repr. p. 19-25, repr. fig. 1, 3
  • 1988 Brayer
    Elizabeth Brayer. Magnum Opus: The Story of the Memorial Art Gallery, 1913-1988. Rochester, NY : Memorial Art Gallery, 1988 : p. 169
  • 1988 Peters
    Susan Dodge Peters, ed. Memorial Art Gallery: An Introduction to the Collection. New York, New York : Memorial Art Gallery in association with Hudson Hills Press, 1988 : ill. p. 104.

Exhibitions

  • 1976 Rochester
    Harris K. Prior Memorial Exhibition, Rochester, NY, Memorial Art Gallery, April 2 - May 2, 1976