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CHARPENTIER, Félix-Maurice

Bollène, Vaucluse 1858 - Paris 1924

L'Improvisateur

The Improviser

1887

bronze

statuette

Dimensions (HxWxD): 31 x 16 34 x 11 34 in.

proper left side of base: Charpentier
proper left upper corner of base: PARIS

Acc. No.: 1993.603a-b

Credit Line: Gift of Frances Keany Richard (Mrs. Henry C.) in memory of her sister Katharine Keany

Photo credit: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

© Artist:


Provenance

  • 1993, Gift of Frances Keany Richard (Mrs. Henry C.) in memory of her sister Katharine Keany

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 24 February 2012 and 20 March 2012

Comment

  • Museum's file, Department Art of Europe, 1993:
    This sculpture won an award at the Salon of 1887.