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A lady

Maker:
Case maker: Alfred André (French, 1839–1919)
Date:
late 19th century
Culture:
probably French, Paris
Medium:
Wax, gilt copper
Dimensions:
3 3/8 × 2 3/8 in. (8.6 × 6 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Miniature
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.997
Not on view
A plaster model for one side of this case was in the possession of the heirs of Alfred André in Paris in the late 1980s. The wax portrait inside also seems to have been made about the same time.
Baron Albert von Oppenheim (until 1906) ; M. J. Seligmann ; J. Pierpont Morgan (1906–17; to MMA)
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