Artist Jean Baptiste Carpeaux, French, 1827-1875
Title
  • Le fumeur
Date 1863
Medium Terracotta
Dimensions Including base: 22 1/4 × 12 7/8 × 10 3/16 inches, 27.5 pounds (56.5 × 32.7 × 25.9 cm, 12.5 kg)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund
Accession Number 75.86
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
Not On View
Signed Signed, back: Carpeaux 1863
(Michael Hall Fine Arts, New York, New York, USA);
1975-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Mosby, D. "European Art," Bulletin of the DIA 55, no. 1, Annual Report (1976-1977): pp. 12-16, p. 15 (ill.).

Benezit, Paris, 1966, vol. 2, p. 330.

“Principales Acquisitions des Musée en 1977,” La Chronique des arts et de la curiosité: supplement to Gazette des beaux-arts 91, no. 1310 (March 1978): p. 52, no. 234 (ill.).