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BERNHARDT, Sarah

Paris 1844 - Paris 1923

Maker: Thiébaut

Autoportrait en sphinx (encrier)

Self-Portrait as a Sphinx (inkwell)

ca. 1880

bronze

type: other

Dimensions (HxWxD): 13 38 x 12 58 in.

signed on top of base, proper left side: SARAH BERNHARDT / 1880
foundry mark stamped on back, side of base: Thiébaut Frères Fondeurs Paris

Acc. No.: 99.24a-c

Credit Line: Gift of the Fabergé Society of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Photo credit: Image courtesy of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

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Provenance

  • 1999, Gift of the Fabergé Society of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, accessed August 6, 2018

Related works

  • Bronze, 1880, Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, 1973.551a-d.