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terracotta Bozetto; in the full-round, figures of mermaids, horses, dolphins, snakes, birds, and shells. Signed and dated EF 1874. Horses' legs and mermaid's arms repaired.

Provenance

By 1969, Heim Gallery, London; 1969, sold by Heim to the MFA. (Accession date: November 19, 1969)

Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund

French, 19th century, 1874

Object Place

France

Dimensions

36.83 cm (14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

69.1225

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture