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Jean-Antoine HOUDON

France 1741 – 1828

Buste de jeune fille [Bust of a girl] [Buste de jeune fille] 1791 Place made: France
Materials & Technique: sculptures, marble

Primary Insc: signed and dated verso, "Houdon f. 1791"
Dimensions: 43.8 h x 34.6 w x 21.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.551
  • Mme Franchmesnil, Loire Valley, 19th century;
  • Dr Maurice Beaussenat;
  • bought through Gerald Paget, New York, by the Australian National Gallery, April 1984
  • PLEASE NOTE: this work is on long term loan at the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne more information

    Text © National Gallery of Australia, Canberra 2010