European Decorative Arts and Sculpture
Nymphs Holding Aloft a Platter Charged with FruitMade in Paris, France, Europe
Claude Michel, called Clodion, French (active Paris), 1738 - 1814
1938-24-7Gift of Eva Roberts Stotesbury in memory of Edward T. Stotesbury, 1938
LabelThis sculpture, its pendant group, and an identical pair of plaster groups now in the Musée des Arts Décoratifs in Paris, were made to occupy corner niches in the dining room at 44 Rue des Petites-Ecuries in Paris, a town house owned by the count de Botterel-Quintin.
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