L‘Enlèvement (Abduction of Hippodamia)

Albert-Ernest Carrier-Belleuse, French, 1824 - 1887, possibly with Auguste Rodin, French, 1840 - 1917

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1871/1879; cast after 1877

Bronze

Overall: 25 3/8 × 21 5/8 × 6 11/16 in. (64.5 × 55 × 17 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through a gift from Jane and W. David Dance, Class of 1940

S.999.5.1

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

19th century

Object Name

Sculpture

Classification

Sculpture

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, on ground, front left: CARRIER BELLEUSE; inscribed, on front center of base: L'ENLEVEMENT

Exhibition History

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, October 8, 2001-September 20, 2003.

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, June 8, 1999-March 10, 2000.

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 18, 2008.

Emulating Antiquity: Nineteenth-century European Sculpture, Engles Family Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26, 2019-February 16, 2020.

Publication History

T. Barton Thurber, European Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2008, pp. 90-91, ill. pp. 90/91 no. 42.

Provenance

Steve Newman, Stamford, Connecticut; sold to present collection, 1999.

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