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Hebe and the Eagle of Jupiter


François Rude ; Thièbaut Frères


modeled c. 1853-1855 (casting history and edition size unknown)

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G354
Hebe and the Eagle of Jupiter, François Rude      ;    Thièbaut Frères
Hebe and the Eagle of Jupiter: Gallery Label - Current
: Nineteenth-Century French Sculpture: Jean-Pierre Dantan and François Rude
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Medium: Sculpture | Bronze
Size: 30 in. (76.2 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, France
Culture: Europe, France
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: Signed: F. Rude Foundry Mark: THIEBAUT FRERES FONDEURS PARIS
Physical Description: Light golden brown patination. After the monument in Dijon, France, commissioned 1852.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Christina N. and Swan J. Turnblad Memorial Fund
Accession Number: 69.21
Artist: François Rude, French, 1784-1855
Role: Sculptor
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1784-1855

Artist: Thièbaut Frères, French
Role: Caster
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French
Added to Site: February 28, 2009