Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Infant and satyr child with a panther

Artist:
After a model by Louis Félix de La Rue (French, Paris 1731–1765 Paris)
Date:
mid-18th century
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Terracotta (lacquered brown); base: gilt bronze and grey marble
Dimensions:
Height (without base): 10 1/8 in. (25.7 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Bequest of Charles C. Paterson, 1982
Accession Number:
1983.72.13
Not on view
One of a pair with 1983.72.12. Possibly one of the small groups of infants that La Rue modeled for Sèvres before he left for Rome in 1754.
André Lamy ; Charles C. Paterson (until 1982; bequeathed to MMA)
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