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Bacchante with vine leaves

Artist:
Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux (French, Valenciennes 1827–1875 Courbevoie)
Date:
ca. 1872–75
Culture:
French
Medium:
Terracotta; marble base
Dimensions:
Overal (with base): 20 × 15 × 8 in. (50.8 × 38.1 × 20.3 cm); Height (without base): 15 in. (38.1 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1925
Accession Number:
25.99
Not on view
Variant made by the sculptor from a figure of La Danse formerly on the facade of the Paris Opéra. (See 11.10 for another figure after La Danse).
Inscription: Au Docteur de Castellet Souvenir JBte Carpeaux
[ Joseph Brummer , 1925; sold to MMA ]
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