Le Génie du Progrès (The Spirit of Progress)

Émile-Louis Picault, French, 1863 - 1909

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not dated

Bronze

Overall: 36 in. (91.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Charles W. Isbell, Class of 1918

S.969.68

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

19th century

Object Name

Sculpture

Classification

Sculpture

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, near base at back: E. Picault; on brass label: Le Genie du Progres / Par E. Picault; on ribbon around laurel leaves: Excelsior

Exhibition History

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.

Provenance

Charles Winchell Isbell (1896-1970); given to present collection, 1969.

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