Satan, modeled 1833, cast 1835

  • Jean-Jacques Feuchère, French, 1807-1852

Bronze with a dark brown patina

  • Framed: Overall: 13 3/4 inches (34.9 cm)

Museum Purchase, Joseph M. de Grimme Memorial Fund and the Visiting Committee for European Sculpture and Decorative Arts

2018.17

On View

  • Era of Revolution S331

Department

European Sculpture and Dec Arts

  • Religious art
  • Bronze
  • Sculpture
  • Bronze sculpture
  • Satan

Provenance

(W.M. Brady & Co., Inc., New York, New York, USA); 2018-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Terres Cuites & autres sculptures. Sales cat., Artcurial, Paris, March 23, 2017, p. 47, no. 34 (ill.). Old Master Drawings, Oil Sketches, and Sculpture 1520-1900. Sales cat., W. M. Brady & Co., Inc., New York, January 30-February 15, 2018, unpaginated, no. 27 (ill.).

Rights Status

Jean-Jacques Feuchère, Satan, modeled 1833, cast 1835, bronze with a dark brown patina. Detroit Institute of Arts, Museum Purchase, Joseph M. de Grimme Memorial Fund and the Visiting Committee for European Sculpture and Decorative Arts, 2018.17.