Coq, Poule, Poussins
Cock, Hen, and Chicks
bronze with dark green and black patina
Dimensions (HxWxD): 7 x 8 1⁄4 x 5 in.
Acc. No.: 1994.59
Credit Line: Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia; Gift of Michael and Mary A. Erlanger
Photo credit: ph. courtesy Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia
- 1994, Gift of Michael and Mary A. Erlanger
- Museum's website (accessed August 29, 2017)
- 1996 Luciano
Eleonora Luciano, Animals in Bronze. The Michaels and Mary Erlanger Collection of Animalier Bronzes, [Athens], Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia, 1996, n° 1, p. 12-13
- 1996 Luciano, p. 12:
Animal "family groups" were a very popular subject with the animaliers, and a favorite with Arson, who creates a lively and charming composition dominated by the proud figure of the cock. On an animal level, these subjects reinforce conventional Victorian views about family structure.