Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

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 ]
Related Objects

Africa: study for sculpture

Artist: Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux (French, Valenciennes 1827–1875 Courbevoie) Date: 1840–75 Medium: Pen and black ink over gray and brown wash. Accession: 59.208.92 On view in:Not on view

Scene in a Tavern at Civita Vecchia

Artist: Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux (French, Valenciennes 1827–1875 Courbevoie) Date: 1858 Medium: Pen and black ink Accession: 61.136.2 On view in:Not on view

Start of the Race of the Barberi Horses, Rome

Artist: Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux (French, Valenciennes 1827–1875 Courbevoie) Date: 1860 Medium: Pen and ink, watercolor, and gouache on wove paper Accession: 2000.105 On view in:Not on view

Le Trait d’Union

Artist: Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux (French, Valenciennes 1827–1875 Courbevoie) Date: June 1872 Medium: Terracotta Accession: 2012.214 On view in:Gallery 552

Madame Defly (1785–1875)

Artist: Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux (French, Valenciennes 1827–1875 Courbevoie) Date: 1863 Medium: Cast bronze Accession: 2013.254 On view in:Gallery 552