WHO IS THE ARTIST WITH THE MOST FRENCH SCULPTURES?

 

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RODIN, carved by ESCOULA, Danaid, Philadelphia, Rodin Museum
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BARYE, Turkish Horse, Dallas Museum of Art
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DEGAS, Portrait of a Woman, Pasadena, Norton Simon Museum

And the winner is.... RODIN with 1,205 works!
(as of February 17, 2021)

Rodin 1,205 
Barye 1,200
Degas 339
David d'Angers 297
Houdon 283
Daumier 250
Maillol 246
Lipchitz 234
Carpeaux 162
Lachaise 161
Bourdelle 157
Dalou 147
Giacometti 139
Matisse 138
Clodion 136
Arp 123
Carrier-Belleuse          107

 

 

WHICH MUSEUM HAS THE MOST FRENCH SCULPTURES?

 

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New Haven, Yale University Art Gallery (ph. Wikimedia, Gunnar Klack)
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New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art (ph. Wikimedia (WT-shared), Onyo)
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Washington, D.C., The National Gallery of Art, East Wing (ph. Wikimedia, Urban)

And the winner is.... YALE UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY in NEW HAVEN with 1,265 works!
Only museums fully covered by the Census and having more than 200 works have been considered here:
(as of February 17, 2021)

New Haven, Yale University Art Gallery 1,265 
New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art 1,152  
Washington, DC, National Gallery of Art 648
San Francisco, Legion of Honor 433
Baltimore, Baltimore Museum of Art 377
Washington, DC, Hirshhorn Museum 370
Philadelphia, Philadelphia Museum of Art 332
Baltimore, The Walters Art Museum 326
Chicago, The Art Institute of Chicago 294
New York, The Museum of Modern Art 279
Stanford, Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Center 260
Princeton, Princeton University Art Museum 258
Cambridge, Harvard Art Museums 239
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Museum of Art         237
New York, Brooklyn Museum 225
Detroit, Detroit Institute of Arts 224
New Brunswick, Zimmerli Art Museum 201
Boston, Museum of Fine Arts 200

 

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