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General Lafayette - Item #228

$ 780.00



28 Inches High x 20 Inches Wide x 10 Inches Deep

This life-size bust is of the American Revolution hero, the Marquis de Lafayette. Houdon made a life-mask of Lafayette at age 28 and then created a bust based on it. The original is in the Virginia State Capitol.


Artist: Jean-Antoine Houdon

Museum/Location: Virginia State Capitol, Richmond, VA

Time Period: Modern- Neoclassical, 1786

1911 Catalog ID # - 5450