Le centaure Térée emportant un ours (The Centaur Thereus Carrying a Bear)

Emmanuel Frémiet, French, 1824 - 1910

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1861-1863

Bronze

Overall: 15 1/16 in. (38.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Phyllis and Bertram Geller 1937 Memorial Fund

S.964.56

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

19th century

Object Name

Sculpture

Classification

Sculpture

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, on base: E. Fremiet

Exhibition History

Representing Myth: The Classical Tradition in Western Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 11-August 17, 1995.

Permanent Collection, Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 28, 1977-July 9, 1978.

Gifts of the Class of 1937, Beaumont-May Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 10-November 11, 1973.

Curator's Choice: Dartmouth College Permanent Collection, Jaffe-Friede, Strauss and Barrows Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 29, 1976-January 19, 1977.

Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 12, 1980.

Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 16, 1992.

Provenance

Gallery St. Charles, Monte Carlo; sold to M. R. Schweitzer (dealer), New York, New York, August 31, 1963; sold to present collection, 1963.

Catalogue Raisonne

Stanislas Lami Dictionnaire des Sculpteurs de L‘Ecole Francaise au Dix-Neuvieme Siecle (Paris, 1916), vol. II, p.410

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