Artist Jean Alexandre Joseph Falguière, French, 1831-1900
  • Allegory of Defense
Date ca. 1879
Medium bronze
Dimensions Overall: 15 1/4 × 8 3/4 × 10 7/8 inches (38.7 × 22.2 × 27.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Coleman Mopper in memory of Dr. Frederick J. Cummings
Accession Number 1990.382
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View Era of Revolution S331.1, Level 3 (see map)
Signed Signed, on back, on middle: FALGUIERE
Marks Foundry mark, on lower back: CIRE/PERDUE/A. HEBRARD
Coleman Mopper Huntington Woods, Michigan, USA);
1990-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)