Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Allegory of War

Artist:
Albert-Ernest Carrier-Belleuse (French, Anizy-le-Château 1824–1887 Sèvres)
Date:
probably before 1868
Culture:
French
Medium:
Cast terracotta with a coat of brown paint; original turned ebonized socle
Dimensions:
Height: 17 in. (43.2 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Michael Hall, in memory of Victoria Blumka, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.123
Not on view
Signature: On front, by feet: A:CARRIER
[ sale, Christie's, London , May 14, 1980, no. 79; sold for £160 ] ; [ sale, Christie's, New York , October 24, 1990, no. 143; did not sell ] ; Michael Hall (until 1991; to MMA)
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