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BERNHARDT, Sarah

Paris 1844 - Paris 1923

Portrait funéraire de Jacques Damala (1855-1889), mari de Sarah Bernhardt

Funerary Portrait of Jacques Damala (1855-1889), husband of Sarah Bernhardt

c. 1889

marble

head

Dimensions (HxWxD): 11 x 18 18 x 12 14; weight: 97 lb

signed in script on plinth at right: Sarah Bernhardt

Acc. No.: 2009.419

Credit Line: Purchase, Assunta Sommella Peluso, Ignazio Peluso, Ada Peluso and Romano I. Peluso Gift, 2009

Photo credit: www.metmuseum.org, May 13, 2011

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Provenance

  • Paris, ex-collection Sarah Bernhardt
  • [11-13 June 1923, Paris, Galerie Georges Petit, her sale]
  • [David and Constance Yates]
  • 2009, Purchase, Assunta Sommella Peluso, Ignazio Peluso, Ada Peluso and Romano I. Peluso Gift