The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Mother and Child
  • Attributed to Barthélemy Prieur (c. 1536 - 1611)
  • Mother and Child
  • Paris, France
  • c. 1600
  • Group
  • Copper alloy, lost-wax cast. Ebonised wood plinth.
  • Statuette, Height: 14.6 cm
    Plinth, Height: 3.4 cm
  • S129
  • Sixteenth Century Gallery
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Baron Boissel de Monville (1794-1873), by c. 1826; his sale, Paris, Pillet, 24-5 January 1861, no. 10; probably 4th Marquess by 1870; Rue Laffitte inventory, 1870