Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux (French, 1827–1875)
Object Place: Europe, France
22.9 x 36.8 x 16.5 cm (9 x 14 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
terracotta study for Pavillon de Flore of the Louvre. Nude man reclining on mound with scroll end, where is serial number 998, signature and seal (last repeated at other end). Left arm rests on books, right hand supports open book on thigh.
By 1959, with The Arcade Gallery, London; 1959, sold by Arcade to the MFA for £250. (Accession date: January 8, 1959)
Charles Amos Cummings Bequest Fund