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DUMONT, Jacques-Edme

Paris 1761 - Paris 1844

Pâris

Paris

c. 1795

terracotta

statuette

Dimensions (HxWxD): H. 8 14 in.

Acc. No.: 1989.289.1

Credit Line: Purchase, Friends of European Sculpture and Decorative Arts Gifts, 1989

Photo credit: www.metmuseum.org, August 9, 2011

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Provenance

  • Paris, architect Léon Ginain (1825-1898)
  • 24 April 1989, Paris, Hôtel Drouot, sale, no. 148
  • 1989, Purchase, Friends of European Sculpture and Decorative Arts Gifts

Bibliography

  • 1991 Draper
    James David Draper, "French Terracottas", Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, vol. XLIX, no. 3, 1991/1992 (Winter), p. 40, ill.

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; catalogue by James David Draper, Guilhem Scherf, no. 28