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DELACOUR, Clovis

Châtillon-sur-Seine, Côte-d'Or 1859 - ? 1929

Femme nue au papillon

Nude with Butterfly

c. 1896

ivory

statuette

Dimensions (HxWxD): H. 9 38 in.

Acc. No.: 71.352

Credit Line: Acquired by Henry Walters, 1896

Photo credit: The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore

© Artist:


Provenance

  • 1896, September, Baltimore, Henry Walters, by purchase [George Lucas as agent]
  • 1931, Walters Art Museum, by bequest

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 5 December 2011

Exhibitions

  • 1979 Baltimore
    A Baltimorean in Paris: George A. Lucas, 1860-1909, Baltimore, The Walters Art Gallery, 1979

Comment

  • Museum's website, May 20, 2013:
    Clovis Delacour, the sculptor of this tour-de-force in ivory carving, was a pupil of Moreau-Vauthier.