Leda et le Cygne (Leda and the Swan)

André Lavrillier, French, 1885 - 1958

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1921

Bronze plaquette

Overall: 4 × 2 3/8 × 1/4 in. (10.1 × 6.1 × 0.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Roger Arvid Anderson Collection - 250th Anniversary Gift, 1769-2019

2016.64.73

Geography

Place Made: France, Europe

Period

20th century

Object Name

Sculpture: Plaquette

Research Area

Sculpture

Not on view

Inscriptions

Signed, lower left: ANDRE LAVRILLIER

Course History

WGSS 10.01, Sex, Gender, and Society, Douglas Moody, Fall 2019

WGSS 10.02, Sex, Gender, and Society, Kristen O'Rourke, Fall 2019

WGSS 10.03, Sex, Gender, and Society, Jenn Sargent, Fall 2019

WGSS 10.04, Sex, Gender, and Society, Susan Brison, Fall 2019

Publication History

Roger Arvid Anderson, The Roger Arvid Anderson Collection, Medals, Medallions, Plaquettes and Small Reliefs, Paintings, Sculpture, Works on Paper and Textiles, San Francisco: Roger Arvid Anderson (published privately), design by David L. Wilson, 2015, p. 225.

Provenance

Modernism, San Francisco, California; sold to Roger Arvid Anderson, San Francisco, California, 1979; lent to present collection, 1993; given to present collection, 2016.

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