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DESPIAU, Charles

Mont-de-Marsan, Landes 1874 - Paris 1946

Maker: Rudier, Georges

L'Adolescente

Adolescent Girl

1921

bronze

torso

Dimensions (HxWxD): 49 38 x 19 12 x 17 78 in.

back of truncated leg: GEORGES RUDIER. / FONDEUR . PARIS
left side of left leg below knee, stamped: C. Despiau. / 5/5

Acc. No.: 1983.1.53

Credit Line: Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon

Photo credit: Courtesy National Gallery of Art, Washington

© Artist:


Provenance

  • Paris, Galerie Dina Vierny
  • March 1969, sold to Mr. Paul Mellon, Upperville, Virginia
  • 1983, gift to National Gallery of Art, Washington

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 2nd August 2011
  • 1994 NGA Washington
    Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994, p. 75, repr.

Related works

  • Cast 5 of 5.
    Adolescent Girl, bronze, 5/6, exhibited at Salon de la Société Nationale in 1921 in Paris, private collection, Paris.