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05618_NYHS_1941_617_Lafayette_Morel

MOREL, François

active in 1825

La Fayette (ou Lafayette) (Gilbert du Motier, marquis de La Fayette, 1757-1834)

Lafayette (or La Fayette) (Gilbert du Motier, marquis de Lafayette, 1757-1834)

1825

gilded copper in mahogany frame

medallion

Dimensions (HxWxD): overall: 4 14 x 3 1516 x 12 in.

signed beneath bust: MOREL F [ecit?]. 1825
inscribed over top of head: LAFAYETTE.

Acc. No.: 1941.617

Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair

Photo credit: New-York Historical Society

© Artist : public domain


Provenance

  • 1941, Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, December 17, 2012