Clodion, (Claude Michel) Clodion, (Claude Michel) / Bust of a Satyr / 1770/75Clodion, (Claude Michel) Clodion, (Claude Michel)
Bust of a Satyr

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Creator Name: Clodion (Claude Michel)
Creator Nationality: European; French
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: French; 1738-1814
Creator Name-CRT: Clodion, (Claude Michel) Clodion, (Claude Michel)
Title: Bust of a Satyr
Title Type: preferred
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1770
Creation End Date: 1775
Creation Date: 1770/75
Creation Place: Europe,France
Object Type: Sculpture
Classification Term: Bust/Head
Materials and Techniques: terracotta
Dimensions: 15.7 x 14.3 x 7.9 cm
Inscriptions: Signed CLODION on reverse of plinth in upper case block letters.
AMICA Contributor: The Art Institute of Chicago
Owner Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
ID Number: 1975.138
Credit Line: The Art Institute of Chicago, Bessie Bennett and Charles Netcher Memorial fund
Subject Description: Three-quarter portrait of a smiling, curly-haired satyr facing left, a wreath of grapes and foliage on his head, shoulders draped in fur and cloth caught at front center by a cordon of grapes passing over the proper left shoulder and extending over the naked chest.
AMICA ID: AIC_.1975.138
AMICA Library Year: 2000
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright The Art Institute of Chicago, 2000

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