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Truth. Monument to Flaubert

Artist:
Henri-Michel-Antoine Chapu (French, Mée-sur-Seine, Seine-et-Marne 1833–1891 Paris)
Founder:
Casy by Thiébaut frères (French)
Date:
after 1890
Culture:
French
Medium:
Bronze, mounted on red marble
Dimensions:
Overall (relief): 24 × 15 3/16 × 4 in. (61 × 38.6 × 10.2 cm); Overall (with stand): 29 × 18 1/2 × 6 3/8 in. (73.7 × 47 × 16.2 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Bronze
Credit Line:
Gift of John Russell, in honor of Rosamond Bernier, 2004
Accession Number:
2004.536
Not on view
Signature: Signed on pedestal: h. Chapu

Marking: Stamped: THIEBAUT FRERES/ FOUNDEURS/ PARIS (founder's mark)
John Russell , New York (until 2004; to MMA)
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