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(Seventeen Portrait Medallions, Series) Lebrun, Pigault, 1831

Richard Stankiewicz, American, b. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1922–1983

Iron and steel, 63 1/2 x 22 3/4 x 22 1/2 in. (161.3 x 57.8 x 57.5cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Lannan Foundation, 1997

Accession Number: 97.15

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Over, Under, Next: Experiments in Mixed Media, 1913-Present," 18 April-8 September 2013, no cat.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

Pierre-Jean David d'Angers, French, 1788–1856

Bronze, 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 x 1 in. (13.8 x 14 x 2.3 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase, 1976

Accession Number: 76.97.15

Provenance:
Victor Hugo, Paris, 8 June 1852 (auction of Hugo Household estate, sold for 60 Francs)
Flea Market, Paris, 1976
Jacques Fischer (dealer), Paris, 1976
Shepherd Gallery, New York, 19 May 1976
Museum Purchase, 1976

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Acquisitions: 1974-1977," 25 March-24 July 1977, unnumbered checklist.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART. "The Romantics to Rodin: French Nineteenth-Century Sculpture from North American Collections," 4 March-25 May 1980, cat. no. 95.a-q, pp. 214-215. TOUR: MINNEAPOLIS INSTITUTE OF ARTS, 25 June-25 September; DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS, 27 October-4 January 1981; INDIANAPOLIS MUSEUM OF ART, 22 February-29 April.

Published References:
LAWRENCE, SIDNEY. "Three Hirshhorn Acquisitions Reveal Unusual Histories," The Smithsonian Torch, no. 77-5 (May 1977).
JANSON, H.W. AND PETER FUSCO, eds. "The Romantics to Rodin: French Nineteenth-Century Sculpture from North American Collections" (Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1980), pp. 214-217, ill. no. 95.
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

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