Neapolitan Fisherboy, ca. 1873

  • Jean Baptiste Carpeaux, French, 1827-1875
  • Propriete Carpeaux


  • Framed: Overall: 35 1/4 × 17 1/2 × 21 inches (89.5 × 44.5 × 53.3 cm)

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Coleman Mopper


On View

  • Era of Revolution S303


European Sculpture and Dec Arts

  • Bronze
  • Sculpture
  • Fisherman
  • Child
  • Statue
  • Figure (representation)
  • France
  • Naples

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, on base, right back side

Stamp, on upper edge of base, to right of knee: PROPRIETE/CARPEAUX Stamp, to left of foundry stamp: [eagle cachet, impression unclear]


M. Hain (Dijon and Paris, France); Dr. and Mrs. Coleman Mopper; 1982-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Jean Baptiste Carpeaux; Propriete Carpeaux, Neapolitan Fisherboy, ca. 1873, bronze. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Coleman Mopper, F82.198.