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image of Neapolitan Fisherboy (Pêcheur napolitain à la coquille) Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux (artist)
French, 1827 - 1875
Neapolitan Fisherboy (Pêcheur napolitain à la coquille), 1857-after 1861
marble
overall: 92 × 42 × 47 cm, 390 lb. (36 1/4 × 16 9/16 × 18 1/2 in., 176.903 kg)
Samuel H. Kress Collection
1943.4.89
Not on View
From the Tour: Marble Sculpture from France
Object 8 of 8

1880Chesneau, Ernest. Le Statuaire J.-B. Carpeaux, sa vie, son oeuvre. Paris, 1880: 68.
1914Lami, Stanislas. Dictionnaire des sculpteurs de l'école française au dix-neuvième siècle vol. 1. Paris, 1914-1921: 255, 263.
1921Mabille de Poncheville, André. Carpeaux inconnu. Brussels and Paris, 1921: 186-192, 213.
1934Clément-Carpeaux, Louise. La Vérité sur l'oeuvre et la vie de J.-B. Carpeaux. 2 vols. Paris, 1934-1935: 102, 109, 125, 136, 151.
1945Paintings and Sculpture from the Kress Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1945 (reprinted 1947, 1949): 204, repro.
1949Seymour, Charles. Masterpieces of Sculpture from the National Gallery of Art. Washington and New York, 1949: 183-184, no. 55, repro. 166.
1959Paintings and Sculpture from the Samuel H. Kress Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1959: 458, repro.
1963Canaday, John. "The Rodin Revolution." New York Times Magazine (9 June 1963): 36, repro.
1965Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 147.
1968European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 131, repro.
1974Olander, William. "A Console Table by Dalou." Museum News 17 (1974): 44, repro. fig. 18.
1974Hoffman, Edith. "Current and Forthecoming Exhibitions: Carpeaux." The Burlington Magazine 67 (1974): 320-323.
1976Avery, Charles. In Middeldorf, Ulrich. Sculptures from the Samuel H. Kress Collection: European Schools XIV-XIX Century. London, 1976: 115-117, figs. 193, 197-198, as Fisherboy with a Sea Shell.
1984Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 646, no. 1021, repro.
1994Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994: 43, repro.
1999Norman Herz, Katherine A. Holbrow and Shelley G. Sturman. "Marble Sculture in the National Gallery of Art: a Provenance Study." In Max Schvoerer, ed. Archéomatériaux: marbres et autres roches: ASMOSIA IV, Bordeaux, France 9-13 october 1995: actes de la IVème Conférence international de l’Association pour l’étude des marbres et autres roches utilizes dans le passé. Talence, 1999: 101-110.
2000Butler, Ruth, and Suzanne Glover Lindsay, with Alison Luchs, Douglas Lewis, Cynthia J. Mills, and Jeffrey Weidman. European Sculpture of the Nineteenth Century. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. Washington, D.C., 2000: 66-75, color repro.
2003Poletti, Michel and Alain Richarme. Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux sculpteur. Catalogue raisonné de l’oeuvre édité. Paris and Angers, 2003:63.
2012Daniel Katz Ltd. Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux: an important pair of marbles (text by Sophie Richard). Exh. brochure. London, 2012: repro. 15, fig.8.

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