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Crane

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Walking crane with head dipping and beak pointed forward parallel to the mount.

Inscription

Signature: E. FREMIET; located on proper right hand side of base parallel andadjacent to proper left side of the crane's beak. No foundry mark. Cold sta mp: 286; located on proper right hand side of base about mid-point.

Provenance

By 1969, Misses Aimée and Rosamond Lamb, Boston; 1969, gift of Misses Aimée and Rosamond Lamb to the MFA. (Accession date: May 14, 1969)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

French, second half of 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

6.7 x 2.9 cm (2 5/8 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.392

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture