Pont-à-Marcq, Nord 1746 - Paris 1816
marble, in marbleized and gilt wood frame
Dimensions (HxWxD): roundel: diam. 27 1⁄2; frame: 59 1⁄2 x 62 1⁄4 in.
signed and dated on tranche of bust: Roland.f.1787
Acc. No.: 1990.234
Credit Line: Wrightsman Fund, 1990
Photo credit: www.metmuseum.org
- 1989, 18 June, Monaco, Christie's, sale, no. 177, ill.
- Paris, Bernard Steinitz
- 1990, Purchase, Wrightsman Fund
- 1992 Draper
James David Draper, "Philippe-Laurent Roland in the Metropolitan Museum of Art", Metropolitan Museum Journal, vol. 27, 1992, p. 138-140, ill.
- Part of four roundels made by Roland in 1787 for the restored Halle aux Draps in Les Halles, Paris.