Rouen, Seine-Maritime 1791 - Paris 1824
Maker: Valsuani, C.
Cheval écorché III
Flayed Horse III
model c. 1820/1824, cast 1959-1960
Dimensions (HxWxD): 9 1⁄8 x 8 9⁄16 x 4 9⁄16 in.
incised after casting on self-base, next to right rear hoof: 7/15; foundry stamp impressed into the foundry model on rear edge of self-base: CIRE / C. VALSUANI / PERDUE
Acc. No.: 1980.44.9
Credit Line: Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon
Photo credit: Courtesy National Gallery of Art, Washington
- 1960, 25 October, London, Alex Reid & Lefèvre Ltd. (purchased by Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, Upperville, Virginia)
- 1980, Gift to NGA
- Museum's website, 25 April 2012
- 1994 NGA Washington
Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994, p. 97, repr.
- 2000 NGA Washington
Butler, Ruth, and Suzanne Glover Lindsay, with Alison Luchs, Douglas Lewis, Cynthia J. Mills, and Jeffrey Weidman, European Sculpture of the Nineteenth Century. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue,Washington, D.C., 2000, p.263-264, repr.
- 1960 London
XIX and XX Century French Paintings and Drawings, London, The Lefevre Gallery, 1960, no. 38
Nineteenth-Century Sculpture, Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art, 1974, unnumbered checklist