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CARPEAUX, Jean-Baptiste

Valenciennes, Nord 1827 - Courbevoie, Hauts-de-Seine 1875

Maker: Carpeaux, Atelier

Chinois

Bust of a Chinese Man

model c. 1872

terracotta

bust

Dimensions (HxWxD): H. 13 116 in.

stamped in hollow of socle to proper left: J.B.t Carpeaux
oval stamp to proper left, the two words above and below an eagle: PROPRIÉTÉ / CARPEAUX

Acc. No.: 2004.166.7

Credit Line: Gift of Frank Anderson Trapp

Photo credit: Courtesy National Gallery of Art, Washington

© Artist : public domain


Provenance

  • New York, Shepherd Gallery
  • 1993, Purchased by Frank Anderson Trapp (1922-2005), Pittsburgh
  • 2004, Gift of Frank Anderson Trapp to the National Gallery of Art, Washington

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 16 August 2011

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