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Appel aux Armes

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Original plaster model for Arc de Triomphe of l'Etoile. Bust from square base, arms missing, grimacing face turned slightly left, flowing hair from Liberty cap. On green marble plinth.

Provenance

By 1963, Wildenstein and Co. Inc., New York; 1963, gift of Wildenstein and Co. to the MFA. (Accession date: February 13, 1963)

Credit Line

Gift of Wildenstein & Company, in memory of Georg Swarzenski

French, 19th century, about 1833

Object Place

France

Accession Number

63.199

Medium or Technique

Plaster

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture