La Petite Fille des Landes

French
20th century
about 1926–7
Charles Despiau (French, 1874–1946)


Object Place: Europe, France

Accession Number

30.447

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Gilt bronze head of a young girl with chignon. On stepped black marble pedestal.

Inscription

stamped "Cire perdue C. Valsuani"

Signed

on neck, C. Despiau

Provenance

Bought by the MFA for $3500. (Accession Date: May 1, 1930)

Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund