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Portrait of Jean

French (Paris)
20th century
1933
Louis Féron (French, 1901–1998)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

Overall: 20.5 x 15.5cm (8 1/16 x 6 1/8in.) Mount: 12.7 x 10.8 cm (5 x 4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1976.44

Medium or Technique

Silver; green onyx

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Child’s head in the round, hammered silver, hollow, raised by from a single piece. Repousse chasing. Mounted on green onyx base.

Signed

Signed Louis Féron. 1933.

Provenance

1976, gift of Louis Féron (the artist) and Leslie Snow Féron, Eaton, NH, to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 14, 1976)

Credit Line

Gift of Leslie and Louis Féron