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03089_Huntington_LeLorrain_27_97_Head_of_a_Girl
after a model attributed to:

LE LORRAIN, Robert


Paris 1666 - Paris 1743


Tête d'une jeune fille

Head of a Young Girl

c. 1700-1750

bronze

bust

Dimensions (HxWxD): 14 38 x 10 x 8 12 in.

written in pencil on a sticky label below the brass plate: N° 2

Acc. No.: 27.97

Credit Line: The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens. The Arabella D. Huntington Memorial Art Collection

Photo credit: The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens

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Provenance

  • Sir Philip Sassoon (1888-1939)
  • 1919, November 26-27, London, Christie's, his sale, lot 84; bought by Duveen, stock number 27492
  • 1927, acquired by Henry E. Huntington for The Arabella D. Huntington Memorial Art Collection

Bibliography

  • 2008 Bennett and Sargentson
    French Art of the Eighteenth Century at The Huntington, Edited by Shelley M. Bennett and Carolyn Sargentson, The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, in association with Yale University Press, New Haven and London, 2008, p. 523-525, cat. 208, technical notes by Jane Bassett, entry by Carolyn Miner

Related works

  • See also its pendant, Head of a Young Boy, 27.98.