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LEMOYNE, Jean-Louis

Paris 1665 - Paris 1755

La Crainte des traits de l'Amour

The Fear of Cupid's Arrows

second half of the 18th century

terracotta

group

Dimensions (HxWxD): 70 12 x 36 in.

Acc. No.: F.1965.1.112.S

Credit Line: The Norton Simon Foundation

Photo credit: The Norton Simon Foundation

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Provenance

  • ?-1921, Paris, rue Royale, Jansen
  • 1921, 1 January, sold to Duveen Brothers, Paris
  • 1922, transferred to Duveen Brothers, New York
  • 1922-1965, New York, Duveen Brothers, stock no. 30135
  • 1965, sold to Norton Simon, Pasadena
  • Norton Simon Foundation

Exhibitions

  • 1771 Paris
    Salon, Paris, 1771, no. 229 (?)

Related works

  • Marble group, c. 1739-1740, New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art.
    Terracotta model, now at the Art Institute of Chicago, formerly in collections of Alphonse Kann (Paris) and David-Weill (Neuilly-sur-Seine).