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BOIZOT, Louis-Simon

Paris 1743 - Paris 1809

Le Larcin de la Rose

The Theft of the Rose

1789

pale buff terracotta with traces of original coat of grayish-white pigment

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Dimensions (HxWxD): H. 12 in.

Acc. No.: 1975.312.2

Credit Line: Purchase, Charles Ulrick and Josephine Bay Foundation Inc. Gift, 1975

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

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Provenance

  • England, private collection
  • Wildenstein
  • 1975, Purchase, Charles Ulrick and Josephine Bay Foundation, Inc. Gift

Bibliography

  • 1977 Draper
    James David Draper, "New terracottas by Boizot and Julien", Metropolitan Museum Journal, XII (1977), p. 141-147

Exhibitions

  • 2003-2004 Paris/New York/Stockholm

    Playing with Fire: European Terracotta Models, 1740-1840, Paris, musée du Louvre, September 19 2003-January 5 2004; New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art, January 28-April 25, 2004; Stockholm, Nationalmuseum, May 12-August 29, 2004; authors: James David Draper, Guilhem Scherf, cat. no. 19