The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Woman Braiding her Hair
  • Attributed to Barthélemy Prieur (c. 1536 - 1611)
  • Woman Braiding her Hair
  • Paris, France
  • c. 1600
  • Statuette
  • Copper alloy and varnish. Lost-wax cast.
  • Height: 19 cm
  • S128
  • Sixteenth Century Gallery
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Brunet-Denon Collection; sale, Paris, February 1846, no. 247; Comte de Pourtalès; his sale, 1865, no. 1590, where acquired by Mannheim for the 4th Marquess of Hertford; by whom exhibited at the Musée Rétrospectif exhibition, Paris 1865, no. 1166