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Model for the Watteau Fountain

Artist:
Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux (French, Valenciennes 1827–1875 Courbevoie)
Date:
ca. 1867–68
Culture:
French
Medium:
Patinated plaster
Dimensions:
30 1/8 × 23 1/8 in. (76.5 × 58.7 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Yulla Lipchitz, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.64
Not on view
This cast was executed after a terracotta model for the monument to the painter Antoine Watteau at Valenciennes.
Yulla Lipchitz (until 1991; to MMA)
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