BARRIAS, Louis-Ernest

Paris 1841 - Paris 1905

Maker: Sèvres, Manufacture nationale de

Mozart enfant

Young Mozart

1909 cast from a 1883 model

Sevres biscuit


Dimensions (HxWxD): H. 16 14 in.

on front of base: Mozart Enfant

Acc. No.: 1910.60

Credit Line: Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of The French Government, 1910.60

Photo credit: 2009 President and Fellows of Harvard College

© Artist : public domain


  • 1909, created at Sevres
  • gift of the French Government
  • transfer to Harvard University
  • 1910, to Fogg Art Museum


  • Museum's website, December 19, 2012

Related works

  • Musée d'Orsay's website, December 19, 2012:
    Plaster exhibited at the Salon of 1883, on loan at the Musée Fabre in Montpellier.
    Bronze, Salon of 1887, Paris, musée d'Orsay.
    Marble, Salon of 1991, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen.
    Bronze edited by Barbedienne.
    Edition in biscuit by the Manufacture de Sèvres from 1889 onwards, in several heights (information given by Tamara Préaud, honorary archivist at the Manufacture nationale de Sèvres, June 19, 2013).
    Terracotta study (H. 0,18 m), Ville de Paris.