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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

Painting and Sculpture of Europe, 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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