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Jules Bastien-Lepage

Augustus Saint-Gaudens

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Bronze, wood frame
  • Place Made: United States
  • DATES Modelled 1880
    DIMENSIONS Frame: 24 3/8 x 18 1/2 x 1 in. (61.9 x 47 x 2.5 cm) Plaque only: 14 1/2 x 10 3/8 x 11/16 in. (36.8 x 26.4 x 1.7 cm)  (show scale)
    SIGNATURE In relief across top: "IULES - BASTIEN - LEPAGE - AETATIS . XXXI. PARIS . M.D.C.C.C.LXXX. AUGUSTUS. / SAINT-GAUDENS . FECIT."
    COLLECTIONS American Art
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 23.288.3
    CREDIT LINE Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Augustus Saint-Gaudens (American, 1848-1907). Jules Bastien-Lepage, Modelled 1880. Bronze, wood frame, Frame: 24 3/8 x 18 1/2 x 1 in. (61.9 x 47 x 2.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 23.288.3. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE front, 23.288.3_front_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Rectangular plaque with bas relief bust portrait; profile of man facing to the left; thick hair and moustache and light beard; wearing suit and tie; holding paintbrush and palette. Condition: Good.
    RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (74%)
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