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CARRIER-BELLEUSE, Albert-Ernest

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

La Nuit

Night

after a model ca. 1860-1870

bronze

statue

Photo credit: ph. Michaël Vottero, octobre 2019

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Provenance

  • On top of the grave of Cornelius H. Van Ness (1819-1911) and Emma L. Burr (1837-1898), Green-wood Cemetery

Related works

  • Night, terracotta statuette, Carrier-Belleuse sale, 1887, cf Stanislas Lami, Dictionnaire des sculpteurs de l'Ecole française au dix-neuvième siècle, Paris, 1914, tome 1, p. 283.
    Night, terracotta statuette, ca. 1860-1870, London, Victoria and Albert Museum, A.13-1968 (see: http://collections.vam.ac.uk/item/O314599/night-statuette-carrier-belleuse-albert/). Probably the same work as the one mentioned by St. Lami?