Sculpture

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1781

GUSN

GUSN-170587

Description

Bronze sculpture of Voltaire

Details

Descriptive Terms

statuary bronze
sculpture (visual work)
bronze (metal)
Sculpture

Inscription

HOUDON. FECIT.1781 (Possibly maker's mark)
F. BARBEDIENNE. FONDEUR. (cut into)
11 (cut into)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

FD063

Maker

Houdon, Jean-Antoine, 1741-1828 (Artist)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

8 3/4 x 4 1/2 x 6 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1192