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LATRY, Anna

Paris 1833 - Paris 1924

Identification of author by Laure de Margerie, 25 August, 2015.

Maker: Denonvilliers

Le Petit Chaperon rouge

Red Riding Hood

1889

cast iron with bronze patina

group

Dimensions (HxWxD): 53 x 30 x 23 in.

inscribed: Denonvilliers

Acc. No.: 1998.263

Credit Line: Collection of the Henry Plant Museum, Tampa, Florida

Photo credit: photo courtesy the Henry Plant Museum, Tampa, Florida

© Artist : public domain


Provenance

  • Many of the sculptures were editions that railroad magnate Henry Bradley Plant (1819-1899) purchased in Europe to decorate his railroad resort, the Tampa Bay Hotel, when it opened in 1891.

Bibliography

  • vers 1900 Salin
    Catalogue de la Maison Salin, vers 1900, planche 779, accessible en ligne à : http://e-monumen.net/patrimoine-monumental/sal_v1900_pl779-statues-fonte-de-fer-ou-bronze/

Related works

  • Paris Salon of 1889.
    A similar copy, New York, Christie's, vente 2695, 18 avril 2013, n° 203 (vendu 32 500 $).