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Ceres or Persephone

French (Paris)
19th century
1895
Sculpture by Charlotte Besnard (French, 1855–1930)


Object Place: France

Dimensions

74 x 64 x 40 cm (29 1/8 x 25 3/16 x 15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1998.401

Medium or Technique

High relief polychrome glazed stoneware. Glaze on the wheat and hair contains uranium as a colorant.

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

High relief polychrome stoneware.

Credit Line

In memory of John F. Paramino, Boston Sculptor