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Charles de Secondat, Baron de Montesquieu (1689–1755)

Manufactory: Sèvres Manufactory
(French, 1740–present)

Modeler: After a model by Clodion (Claude Michel) (French, Nancy 1738–1814 Paris)
Date: ca. 1784
Culture: French, Sèvres
Medium: Hard-paste biscuit porcelain
Dimensions: Overall (confirmed): 14 x 11 1/4 x 10 5/16 in. (35.6 x 28.6 x 26.2 cm); Base: 9 9/16 x 8 3/4 in. (24.3 x 22.2 cm)
Classification: Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line: Gift of John A. Rutherfurd, 1905
Accession Number: 05.11

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