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CLODION, Claude MICHEL, called

Nancy, Meurthe-et-Moselle 1738 - Paris 1814

Bacchante et satyre avec jeune satyre

Bacchante and Satyr with Young Satyr

c. 1775-1780

terracotta

group

Dimensions (HxWxD): 18 34 x 12 x 8 34; base: 12 x 8 34; pedestal: 6 x 14 12 x 11 14 in.

pasted to the back edge of the terracotta, a paper label with an inked number: 29542, a Duveen Brothers inventory label

Acc. No.: 71.173

Credit Line: Bequest of Mrs. Horace E. Dodge in memory of her husband

Photo credit: 2012 Detroit Institute of Arts

© Artist:


Provenance

  • Paris, François-Michel Haranc de Presle
  • 1792, April 16, Paris, his sale, lot 159
  • Paris, Robit
  • 1800, December 6, Paris, his sale, lot 159 [same lot no.?] (sale did not take place) and May 11, 1801, lot 190
  • Paris, Coquille
  • Paris, Baron and baronne Roger
  • 1842, Jan. 29, Paris, their sale
  • Peapack, NJ, Blairsden, Clinton Ledyard Blair (1867-1949)
  • New York, Duveen Brothers (dealer)
  • 1935, acquired from Duveen by Anna Thomson Dodge, Grosse Pointe, MI
  • 1971, Bequest of Mrs. Horace E. Dodge in memory of her husband

Bibliography

  • 1939 Dodge
    A Catalogue of Works of Art of the Eighteenth Century in the Collection of Anna Thomson Dodge, Detroit 1939, vol. I, not paginated
  • 1971 Winokur
    Winokur, Ronald L., "The Mr. and Mrs. Horace E. Dodge Memorial Collection," Bulletin of the Detroit Institute of Arts, vol. 50, no. 3, 1971, pp. 43-51, (back cover ill)
  • 1972 DIA
    "Annual Report 1971", Bulletin of the Detroit Institute of Arts, 51 (1972), p. 14
  • 1972 GBA
    "La chronique des arts" in Gazette des Beaux-Arts, 79, January 1972, supplement, pp. 96-97, fig. 341
  • 1981 Grosse Pointe
    European Decorative Arts from Royal Collections, Grosse Pointe, MI, University Liggett School, exh. cat. by Alan Phipps Darr, 1981, unnumbered, ill. p. 20, fig. 004
  • 1981 DIA
    "Family Art Game", DIA Advertising Supplement, Detroit Free Press, April 26, 1981, p. 26 (ill).
  • 1992 Poulet and Scherf
    Clodion 1738-1814, Paris, Musée du Louvre, exh. cat. by Anne L. Poulet and Guilhem Scherf, 1992, p. 440
  • 1996 Darr
    Dell, T. et al, The Dodge Collection of Eighteenth-Century French and English Art at the Detroit Institute of Arts, New York & Detroit, 1996, no. 22, pp. 100-04, color ill. p. 103 (entry by A. Darr)