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La Musique

Rectangular plaque which depicts a young woman within a framed border playing the violin. Her long hair falls loosely over her exposed shoulders. The raised bow touches the inner framed border and the arm of the violin extends to the lower right corner of the plaque.

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund

French, 19th century, about 1893

Object Place

France

Accession Number

1994.3.3

Medium or Technique

Metal; pewter

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture