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DAVID D'ANGERS, Pierre-Jean

Angers, Maine-et-Loire 1788 - Paris 1856

Identification of sitter by Laure de Margerie, February 10, 2014.

Louis-Marie-Joseph Richard (1791-1879), fondeur

Louis-Marie-Joseph Richard (1791-1879), founder

1834

bronze

medallion

Dimensions (HxWxD): weight: 0.63 lb.

signed below neck: david 1834
inscribed to the left: Richard [difficult to decipher] fondeur
inscribed to the right: ami du célèbre David statuaire

Acc. No.: 1928.372.l

Credit Line: Gift of Dr. William Gilman Thompson, Ph.B. 1877

Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery / http://artgallery.yale.edu

© Artist:


Provenance

  • 1916, November 6, Acquired by donor from J. Schulman (Old Dutch Collection)
  • Gift of Dr. William Gilman Thompson, Ph.B. 1877
  • 1928, Transfer from Sterling Memorial Library, Yale University

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, November 25, 2012

Related works

  • Another copy at the Walters Art Museum, in Baltimore.