Purchase, C. Michael Paul Gift, Josephine Bay Paul and C. Michael Paul Foundation Inc. Gift, and Charles Ulrick and Josephine Bay Foundation Inc. Gift, 1978
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 552
This is a model for a marble statuette, formerly owned by the duc de Choiseul, now in the Louvre, Paris.
Madame de Polès (until 1927; sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, June 22–24, 1927, no. 215); [ sale, Galerie Charpentier , Paris, March 12, 1937, no. 35 ] ; [ Wildenstein and Co., Inc. , New York, 1978; sold to MMA ]
Artist: Attributed to Augustin Pajou (French, Paris 1730–1809 Paris)Date: n.d.Medium: Pen and black ink, black chalk with pink and yellow wash, over graphite underdrawingAccession: 1970.736.37On view in:Not on view