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165
Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux
BUSTE DU PRINCE IMPÉRIAL, DÉVÊTU (FRAGMENT)
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 20,000 EUR
JUMP TO LOT
165
Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux
BUSTE DU PRINCE IMPÉRIAL, DÉVÊTU (FRAGMENT)
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 20,000 EUR
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Ginette et Alain Lesieutre, Collection Privée

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Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux
BUSTE DU PRINCE IMPÉRIAL, DÉVÊTU (FRAGMENT)
bronze, dark brown patina ; on a painted wood base
Haut. 35 cm; height 13 3/4  in.
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Provenance

Marcel Guérin collection, Paris
His sale Maîtres Ader, Picard, Tajan, Paris, October 29, 1975, lot 99

Literature

Michel Poletti, Alain Richarme, Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux sculpteur. Catalogue raisonné de l’œuvre édité, Paris, 2003, p. 112, n. BU 12.

Catalogue Note

According to the notice in the catalogue of the 1975 sale, this bronze presumably comes from the Palais des Tuileries. It would have been placed on the Empress Eugenie's chimney. It was reportedly found in the rubble of the fire, broken below the neck.

Ginette et Alain Lesieutre, Collection Privée

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Paris