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BOURDELLE, Émile-Antoine

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

Maker: Rudier, Alexis

Antonin Bunand, écrivain et beau-frère du sculpteur

Antonin Bunand, writer and brother-in-law of the sculptor

modeled in 1889, executed in 1929

bronze

bust

Dimensions (HxWxD): 29 x 20 12 in.

signed on left shoulder: Bourdelle / 1889
founder's mark on back of base: ALEXIS RUDIER FONDEUR.PARIS

Acc. No.: 37.171

Credit Line: Dodge Fund, 1937

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

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Provenance

  • Sévastos
  • 1937, Purchase, Dodge Fund

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