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Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux (1827-1875), French, circa 1864-1870,
SUMMER
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 56,250 EUR
JUMP TO LOT
149
Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux (1827-1875), French, circa 1864-1870,
SUMMER
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 56,250 EUR
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Tableaux, Sculptures et Dessins Anciens et du XIXe siècle

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Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux (1827-1875), French, circa 1864-1870,
SUMMER
patinated orginal plaster, with remnants of polychromy
with a metal PROPRIETE CARPEAUX cachet, engraved in the hair: n° 1
67 x 49 cm; 26 3/5 x 19 1/3 in.
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Provenance

Germain Bapst (1853-1921), art historian and bibliophile, Paris;
Édouard Napoléon César Edmond Mortier (1883-1946), Duke of Trévise;
Fabius Frères, Paris;
Sotheby's Paris, Fabius Frères Collection, 26-27 October 2011, lot 226.

Exhibited

Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux (1827-1875), Petit-Palais, Paris, 1955-1956, no. 12; 
Sur les traces de Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux, Grand Palais, Paris, 1975, no. 283; 
Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux, Orsay Museum, Paris, 2014, no. 22.

Literature

Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux (1827-1875), exh. cat. Petit Palais, Paris, 1955, no. 12 (ill.); 
Sur les traces de Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux, exh. cat. Grand Palais, Paris, 1975, no. 283;
A. Richarme, M. Poletti, Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux sculpteur, Paris, 2003, p. 131, no. BU30 (ill.);
Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux, exh. cat. Orsay Museum, Paris, 2014, p. 330, no. 22 (ill. p. 53). 

Catalogue Note

This model is a variant of the portrait entitled La Palombella of Barbara Pasquarelli, a beautiful, young Roman woman who Carpeaux met in 1856. Few lifetime examples of this model exist including another plaster in the Museum of Fine Arts of Valenciennes (inv. no. S90-9). Four marble examples were carved after this model. 

Tableaux, Sculptures et Dessins Anciens et du XIXe siècle

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Paris