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Bust of Anne-Robert-Jacques Turgot

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Bust of Anne-Robert-Jacques Turgot, Baron de l'Aune, ministre d'etat. terracotta. Signed and dated. Long curly hair, lace jabot and embroidered waistcoat.

Inscription

Signed and dated "HOUDON 1778"

Provenance

Octave Homberg Collection; June, 1931, sale, sold to the MFA for $4622.91. (Accession Date: July 16, 1931)

Credit Line

Archibald Cary Coolidge Fund

French (Paris), 18th century, 1778–88

Object Place

Paris, France

Accession Number

31.503

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture