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Maquette for Dolphin Fountain

Artist:
Gaston Lachaise (American (born France) 1882–1935)
Date:
ca. 1924
Medium:
Wood, painted, gilt
Dimensions:
4 1/2 x 14 x 5 3/4 in. (11.4 x 35.6 x 14.6 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Carl D. Lobell, 1997
Accession Number:
1997.261
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed (top left , near tail, in red paint): 5
[Salander O'Reilly Galleries, New York, until 1980s; sold in 1980s to Lobell]; Carl D. Lobell, New York (1980s–1997; his gift to MMA)

Joan M. Marter in American Sculpture in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Ed. Thayer Tolles. Vol. 2, A Catalogue of Works by Artists Born between 1865 and 1885. New York and New Haven, 2001, p. 679, no. 317, ill.



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