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CARPEAUX, Jean-Baptiste

Valenciennes, Nord 1827 - Courbevoie, Hauts-de-Seine 1875

Bacchante aux yeux baissés

Bacchante with Eyes Lowered

1872

terracotta

bust

Dimensions (HxWxD): H. 14 in.

inscribed on left shoulder : J.-Bte C.

Acc. No.: 11.10

Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1911

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

© Artist : public domain


Provenance

  • Thomitz
  • 1911, Purchase, 4000 Fr., Rogers Fund

Bibliography

  • date? MMA Bulletin
    The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, vol. XXI, no. 1, p. 8
  • 1934 Clément-Carpeaux
    Louise Clément-Carpeaux, La Vérité sur l'oeuvre et la vie de Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux, Paris, 1934, vol. I, p. 357
  • 1991-1992 Draper
    James David Draper, "French Terracottas", The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, vol. XLIX, no. 3, Winter 1991-1992, p. 52, 53, repr.

Related works

  • Museum's file:
    Variant made by the sculptor from a figure for the façade of the Paris Opera.