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BUGATTI, Rembrandt

Milan, Italie 1884 - Paris 1916

Maker: Hébrard, A.A.

Girafe en train de boire

The Drinking Giraffe

1907

bronze, edition 2/3

statuette

Dimensions (HxWxD): 16 x 20 x 23 in.

signed in bronze on base: R. Bugatti
foundry mark on base: Cire / perdue / A.A. Hébrard (2)

Acc. No.: 94.82

Credit Line: Arthur R. Metz Collection; Gift of the Arthur R. Metz Foundation, 94.82

Photo credit: photograph by: Michael Cavanagh and Kevin Montague

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Provenance

  • c. 1907, purchased by Louis Comfort Tiffany, New York
  • New York, James Graham and Sons
  • 1953, purchased by Arthur R. Metz from James Graham and Sons, New York
  • 1953-1994, Arthur R. Metz Collection, Chicago
  • 1994, Gift to the IU Art Museum, Bloomington, from the Arthur R. Metz Foundation

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, April 29, 2014
  • 1987 Des Cordes et Fromanger Des Cordes
    Jacques-Chalom Des Cordes et Véronique Fromanger Des Cordes, Rembrandt Bugatti: Catalogue raisonné, la vie, l'oeuvre, Paris, Les éditions de l'Amateur, 1987 (cat. no. 187)