Thomas Jefferson - Item #203
Patina Options and Material Information
Each and every piece is custom finished. A slight variation in color from order to order is to be expected.
Most reproductions are hand-cast in Gypsum reinforced with polymer, glass fiber, burlap and/or metal rods for extra strength.
Here are examples of the patina options:
29 Inches High x 18.5 Inches Wide
Created in 1789 in Paris when Thomas Jefferson was serving as the American minister to France. This is the best-known likeness of the future president of the United States.
Artist: Jean-Antoine Houdon
Museum: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and Thomas Jefferson's Monticello
Time Period: Modern- Neoclassical, 1789
"Houdon Bust (Sculpture)." Monticello, https://www.monticello.org/site/research-and-collections/houdon-bust-sculpture.
"Thomas Jefferson." Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, http://www.mfa.org/collections/object/thomas-jefferson-58937.