late 18th century
Claude Michel, called Clodion (French, 1738–1814)
Object Place: Europe, France
26.04 x 20.32 x 39.37 cm (10 1/4 x 8 x 15 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Attributed to Claude Michel Clodion (1737-1814). Young nude girl reclining on drapery, leaning on urn with water flowing from it. Left arm outstretched, leaning on right arm, knees bent, eyes downcast. On rectangular base.
April 19, 1876, possibly in Anonymous sale, Paris, lot 3 [see note 1]. By 1960, Mrs.Sidney T. Allen, Manchester, Ma; 1960, gift of Mrs. Allen to the MFA. (Accession date: November 9, 1960)
 See H. Thirion, Les Adam et Clodion (Paris: A. Quantin, 1885) Appendix, p. 409, in the curatorial file.
Gift of Mrs. Sidney T. Allen