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Le Chant

French
19th century
about 1893
Alexandre-Louis-Marie Charpentier (French, 1856–1909)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

8.8 x 15.6 cm (3 7/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1994.3.2

Medium or Technique

Metal; pewter

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Rectangular plaque with a lower outer frame and raised inner frame borders. A woman depicted in left profile is placed in the right corner of the plaque. Shown in the act of singing, her long hair, is tied with a bow at the nape of her neck and drapes around her left shoulder. In her left hand she holds music while her right is raised.

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund