Houdon, Jean-Antoine, 1741-1828

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French sculptor.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Paris, to "citoyen Bayard", 1795 Apr. 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269532825

From the description of Letter, 1793 Dec. 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 83030569

Versailles 1741-1828 Paris.

From the description of Bust of Benjamin Franklin [object]. ca. 1779. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270906565

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creatorOf Houdon, Jean Antoine, 1741-1828. Letter, 1793 Dec. 30. J. Paul Getty Center, Arts Archives
referencedIn Duveen Brothers. Duveen Brothers Records, 1876-1981, bulk 1909-1964. Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Rosenthal, Albert, 1863-1939. Albert Rosenthal papers, 1860-1940. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Giacometti, Georges, d. 1932. Report on a bronze copy of the bust of General Marquis de La Fayette [cast] by Jean Antoine Houdon, 1741-1828. [Translated from the original French by Francesco M. Bianco]. Lafayette College
creatorOf Houdon, Jean Antoine, 1741-1828. Bust of Benjamin Franklin [object]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Houdon, Jean Antoine, 1741-1828. ALS, 1795 Oct. 1 : Paris to Gouverneur Morris, with signed enclosure. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
referencedIn Choix des bronzes, marbres & tableaux precieux a deposer, ca. 1780. Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Du Pont de Nemours, Pierre Samuel, 1739-1817. Papers, 1757-1836. Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn An Houdon bust of Franklin, 1964, 1964 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790. Selected art related letters from the Benjamin Franklin papers, 1766-1789. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Houdon, Jean-Antoine, 1741-1828. Voltaire. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Houdon, Jean Antoine, 1741-1828. Letter, 1785 October 29, New York, to an unnamed recipient. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Washington Irving's Life of George Washington, Volume 14, Miscellany, 1784-1860. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. Letters of Thomas Jefferson [manuscript], 1806-1825. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Peale, Rembrandt, 1778-1860. Letter and photograph of Rembrandt Peale [manuscript], 1858 and n.d. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Portrait file: Guide. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. Thomas Jefferson papers, 1606-1943 (bulk 1775-1826). Library of Congress
referencedIn Bacon, Henry, 1866-1924. Henry Bacon letter to his cousin [manuscript] 1893 Mar. 5. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Houdon, Jean-Antoine, 1741-1828. Louise Brongniart enfant [Multimédia multisupport]. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn Wyllie, John Cook, 1908-1968. John Cook Wyllie's transcriptions of French articles and notices about Thomas Jefferson [manuscript], 1933. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Houdon, Jean Antoine, 1741-1828. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. ALS : Paris, to James Monroe, 1785 July 12. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute. Library. Library Collection of Study Photographs and Clippings, ca. 1930-2000. Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, The Clark
referencedIn Johnsonian Miscellanies, extra-illustrated, 1538-1900 (inclusive);, 1738-1866 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. Letter : Senate Chamber, to Mr. Parker, Franklin Court, 1800 January 13. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Boswell's Life of Johnson : including Boswell's Journal of a tour to the Hebrides and Johnson's Diary of a journey into North Wales, edited by George Birkbeck Hill, extra-illustrated, 1464-1897 (inclusive), 1724-1874 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Houdon, Jean-Antoine, 1741-1828. Louise Brongniart enfant [Multimédia multisupport]. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn Du Pont family. Papers, 1685-1895 1840-1870 (bulk dates). Winterthur Library
referencedIn Thomas Jefferson Papers, 1606-1943, (bulk 1775-1826) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Houdon, Jean-Antoine, 1741-1828. Louise Brongniart enfant [Multimédia multisupport]. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn Miscellaneous Benjamin Franklin Collections, 1710-1822 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Houdon, Jean-Antoine, 1741-1828. Voltaire [Multimédia multisupport]. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
referencedIn Lossing, Benson John, 1813-1891. Letters of Benson John Lossing [manuscript] 1861-89. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn National Academy of Design (U.S.). Correspondence, 1922 May 6, 8. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Beck, J. Augustus, 1831-ca. 1918. Autograph letter signed : Harrisburg, Penna., to William Wetmore Story, 1887 Mar. 11. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Duveen Brothers. Duveen Brothers Records, 1876-1981, bulk 1909-1964. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Houdon, Jean Antoine, 1741-1828. Autograph letter signed : Paris, to "citoyen Bayard", 1795 Apr. 30. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn McRae, Sherwin, 1805-1889. Papers : of Sherwin McRae, 1826-1890. Virginia Historical Society Library
referencedIn Washington Irving's Life of George Washington, Volume 14, Miscellany, 1784-1860. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. Letter to Mr. Parker [manuscript], 1800 January 13. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Hurlbert, William Henry, 1827-1895. Autograph letter signed with initials : London, to William Wetmore Story, 1887 Jan. 19. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Houdon. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Houdon, Jean Antoine, 1741-1828. Jean Antoine Houdon : artist file : study photographs and reproductions of works of art with accompanying documentation 1920-2000 [graphic]. Frick Art Reference Library
referencedIn France yields famed Jefferson bust [manuscript], undated. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. Letter, 1790 August 25, New York, [New York] to [William] Short, n.p. William & Mary Libraries
referencedIn Fielding, Mantle, 1865-1941. Papers, 1902-1938. Winterthur Library
referencedIn Duveen Brothers records, 1876-1981, 1909-1964 Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute. Library. Library Collection of Study Photographs and Clippings, ca. 1930-2000. Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, The Clark
referencedIn Duveen Brothers. Duveen Brothers records, 1876-1981, bulk 1909-1964. Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Massengale, Jean M. An Houdon bust of Franklin, 1964. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn William Temple Franklin Papers, 1775-1819 American Philosophical Society
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associatedWith Bacon, Henry, 1866-1924. person
associatedWith Bayard, citoyen, person
associatedWith Beck, J. Augustus, 1831-ca. 1918. person
associatedWith Boswell, James, 1740-1795 person
associatedWith Du Pont de Nemours, Pierre Samuel, 1739-1817. person
associatedWith Du Pont family. family
associatedWith Duveen Brothers. corporateBody
associatedWith Englehard, Charles W., person
associatedWith Fielding, Mantle, 1865-1941. person
associatedWith Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790. person
associatedWith Franklin, William, 1731-1813 person
associatedWith Frick Art Reference Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Giacometti, Georges, d. 1932. person
associatedWith Hall, Michael, person
associatedWith Hill, George Birkbeck Norman, 1835-1903 person
associatedWith Hurlbert, William Henry, 1827-1895. person
correspondedWith Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. person
associatedWith Lossing, Benson John, 1813-1891. person
associatedWith Massengale, Jean M. person
associatedWith McRae, Sherwin, 1805-1889. person
associatedWith Morris, Gouverneur, 1752-1816. person
associatedWith National Academy of Design (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Peale, Rembrandt, 1778-1860. person
associatedWith Rosenthal, Albert, 1863-1939. person
associatedWith Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute. Library. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Congress. corporateBody
associatedWith Washington, George, 1732-1799. person
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Subject
Arts, French
Sculptors
Sculpture, French--18th century
Art--French (?)--Reproductions
Sculpture--French
Occupation
Composers
Sculptors
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Birth 1741-03-20

Death 1828-07-15

French

French

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