HOUDON, Jean-Antoine
(b. 1741, Versailles, d. 1828, Paris)


Marble, height 155 cm
Musée Fabre, Montpellier

A nobleman commissioned Houdon to sculpt two allegorical figures, Winter and Summer. The marble figures goes back to a series of models of allegorical representations of summer and winter.

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