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incised, probably in the foundry model, on top of base near left foot: EMILE HEBERT; cold-stamped, on rim of base at rear: Servant's foundry cachet

Marks and Labels

FM: G. Servant


Private collection, New York, by early 1987; (Pegasus Fine Arts, New York), by May 1987;[1] purchased 29 May 1987 by NGA.

Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994: 107, repro.
Butler, 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: 277-285, color repro.