Infant satyrs with grapes

Artist:
After a model by Louis Félix de La Rue (French, Paris 1731–1765 Paris)
Date:
mid-18th century
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Terracotta (lacquered brown); base: gilt bronze and grey marble
Dimensions:
Height (without base): 10 1/8 in. (25.7 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Bequest of Charles C. Paterson, 1982
Accession Number:
1983.72.12
Not on view
One of a pair with 1983.72.13. Possibly one of the small groups of infants that La Rue modeled for Sèvres before he left for Rome in 1754.
André Lamy (by 1935) ; Charles C. Paterson (until 1982; bequeathed to MMA)