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BARTHOLOMÉ, Albert

Thiverval, Yvelines 1848 - Paris 1928

Maker: Sèvres, Manufacture nationale de

France Etats-Unis 1777 1917

France and the United States 1777 1917

1917

porcelain (biscuit de Sèvres)

relief

Dimensions (HxWxD): 11 x ? x 58 in.

signed: A. Bartholomé

Acc. No.: 1925.505, CP 1524

Credit Line: Gift of the French Government for the opening of the museum

Photo credit: Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

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Provenance

  • 1925, Gift of the French Government for the opening of the museum

Bibliography

  • pas dans
    vers 1930 Lechevallier-Chevignard
    Lechevallier-Chevignard, La sculpture moderne à Sèvres, [Sèvres, Manufacture nationale de Sèvres, vers 1930]
  • 2017 Burollet
    Thérèse Burollet, Albert Bartholomé (1848-1928), Paris, Arthena, 2017, p. 293-295

Related works

  • Remake with the shape of a plaquette of the medal created by Bartholomé to commemorate the groundbreaking, on September 6, 1919, of the Monument of French Gratitude (Monument de la Reconnaissance française) at the Pointe de Grave, Gironde.
    In 1920, Bartholomé commissioned the Manufacture nationale de Sèvres a biscuit version of the plaquette. Several copies are known:
    - Sèvres, Cité de la Céramique
    - Paris, Musée de la Légion d'honneur
    - Paris, Musée des Arts décoratifs.