Tête de l'Eloquence
Head of a Figure called Eloquence
Dimensions (HxWxD): 19 1⁄2 x 20 x 16 in.
copyright mark, carved, on viewer's lower left side, on side of integral base, toward back, just below bust's hairline: "c" (inside circle) BY- BOURDELLE No. 5
foundry mark, carved, viewer's lower left side, on side of integral base, toward back, just below bust's neck hairline: M.H.OH WILLER.FONDEUR . PARIS
signature, stamp, on viewer's lower right side, on lower neck: triangle with "B"
signature/maker's mark, proper left side base: Initials A.B.; proper right side of base: Bourdelle No. 5 (Alevar Memorial, Beunos Aires)
inscription, on proper right rear neck; monogram under proper left ear: HOHWILLER Fondeur Paris
Acc. No.: 67.2
Credit Line: Gift of an Anonymous Donor
Photo credit: ph. courtesy Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR