Antonin Bunand, Antoine-Émile Bourdelle (French, Montauban 1861–1929 Vésinet), Bronze, French

Antonin Bunand

Artist:
Antoine-Émile Bourdelle (French, Montauban 1861–1929 Vésinet)
Founder:
Cast by Alexis Rudier (French)
Date:
modeled 1889, executed 1929
Culture:
French
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
29 × 20 1/2 in. (73.7 × 52.1 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Bronze
Credit Line:
Dodge Fund, 1937
Accession Number:
37.171
Not on view
A letter of Jean Bunand Sévastos, Antoine Bunand's son, states that this bust was executed in 1889, and that it is the only copy.
Signature: On left shoulder: Bourdelle/ 1889

Marking: On back of base: ALEXIS RUDIER FONDEUR. PARIS (founder's mark)
Jean Bunand Sévastos (until 1937; sold to MMA)