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BOURDELLE, Émile-Antoine

Montauban, Tarn-et-Garonne 1861 - Le Vésinet, Yvelines 1929

Maker:

Tête de Beethoven

Head of Beethoven

1891

bronze

head

Dimensions (HxWxD): 23 14 x 16 12 x 20 12 in.

signed left side: Bourdelle / Sculpt.
inscribed right side: FONRIE NATLE DES BRONZES / J PETERMANN / ST GILLES BRUXELLES
inscribed on front: Mon domaine c'est l'air / quand le vent se lève / mon âme tourbillonne / Beethoven

Acc. No.: 1960.82

Credit Line: Gift of Carrie Moss Halle in memory of Salmon Portland Halle

Photo credit: The Cleveland Museum of Art

© Artist:


Provenance

  • 1960, Gift of Carrie Moss Halle in memory of Salmon Portland Halle

Bibliography

  • Museum's website (accessed May 22, 2017)
  • 1965 Cleveland
    CMA 1965: "Year in Review," Bulletin LII (November 1965), p. 152, repr. 140