Artist J. Michallon le jeune, French, active 1810-1840
  • Bust of a Man (the actor Etienne Arnal?)
Date between 1830 and 1840
Medium Original plaster cast
Dimensions Overall: 8 1/8 × 4 1/4 × 5 7/8 inches (20.6 × 10.8 × 14.9 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund
Accession Number 1993.87
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View Era of Revolution S331.1, Level 3 (see map)
Signed Signed and dated, on base, at right side, beneath shoulder: Michalon 1831[?]
(Art Market, Paris, France).
(Chantal Kiener, Paris, France);
1993-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, Michigan, USA)