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French 19th Century
Bacchante

K1645A
348
French
19th century
marble
Sculpture
173.5 x 58.6 x 55.6 cm (68 5/16 x 23 1/16 x 21 7/8 in)
Clodion, 1738-1814
Choiseul-Praslin family, Ch√Ęteau de Vaux-le-Vicomte. Maurice Kann [died c. 1907], Paris. (Wildenstein and Co., New York); sold June 1949 to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York; [1] gift 1952 to NGA. [1] The two previous collections are given on the Wildenstein invoice, dated 23 June 1949 (copy in NGA curatorial files). The invoice, for a total of 16 items, lists the sculpture as one of a pair by "Claude Michel (Clodion)."
1952.5.96
1645A
A-1620
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