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Bust of Charles Percier (1764-1838)

A work made of painted plaster.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of painted plaster.

Date:

1838

Artist:

Louis Messidor Lebon Petitot
French, 1794—1862

About this artwork

On View

European Painting and Sculpture, Ryerson Library Reading Room

Artist

Louis Messidor Lebon Petitot

Title

Bust of Charles Percier (1764-1838)

Origin

France

Date

1838

Medium

Painted plaster

Inscriptions

Inscribed: C. Percier (front of base) Petitot 1838 (lower right side of base); ... / NF (?) Collas (lower left side of base)

Dimensions

36.5 × 28.6 cm (14 3/8 × 11 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of the Barrington Associates in memory of Jennie and William Wolffs and S. Lee Wolffs and Franklin H. Pecaro; Ryerson and Burnham Libraries funds

Reference Number

1988.276

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