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The Christ Child

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The Christ Child

Artist: François Raoul Larche (French, 1860 - 1912)

Medium: cast bronze
Dimensions:
15 1/4 x 15 1/4 inches (38.7 x 38.7 cm)
Classification: Sculptures
Inscribed: SALOT-PARIS V574 (inscribed on exterior back)
Signed: RAOUL.LARCHE (inscribed, behind left sholder)
Credit Line: Gift of Nelda C. Stark, 1981
Object number: 21.16.1
1979 York Appraisal: 627
1965 Appraisal: 304
Accession Number: 1981.509.1
DescriptionBust of male figure.
Provenance: W.H. Stark [1851-1936] and Miriam Lutcher Stark [Mrs. W.H. Stark, 1859-1936][1][2]; by inheritance to their son H.J. Lutcher Stark [1887-1965]; by inheritance to his wife Nelda C. Stark [1909-1999]; gifted March 5, 1981 to the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation; accessioned to The W.H. Stark House | 1. Visible in the historic photographs of the Stark House | 2. See 1921 American Appraisal Company Appraisal of Furnishings of the residence of W.H. Stark Orange, Texas. Page 33 entry 5.
Terms
  • Men
  • Bust