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CARRIER-BELLEUSE, Albert-Ernest

Anisy-le-Château, Aisne 1824 - Sèvres, Hauts-de-Seine 1887

Léda et le cygne

Leda and the Swan

c. 1870

cast terracotta

group

Dimensions (HxWxD): H. 14 12 (without base)

signed on the rock, by her feet: A. CARRIER

Acc. No.: 1980.123

Credit Line: Rogers Fund and Mr. and Mrs. Claus von Bülow Gift, 1980

Photo credit: www.metmuseum.org, May 13, 2011

© Artist:


Provenance

  • Bruton Gallery
  • 1980, Purchase, Rogers Fund and Mr. and Mrs. Claus von Bülow Gift

Bibliography

  • 1991-1992 Draper
    James David Draper, "French Terracottas", The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, vol. XLIX, no. 3, Winter 1991-1992, p. 53, ill.

Related works

  • Museum's file:
    Marble in Munich, Daxer & Marschall (1996).