Aristide Maillol

Leda, second version 1902/1905

Bronze with black patina
Vollard edition begun 1905
Sand cast by Florentin Godard (without foundry mark), executed between 1907 and 1937
Artist’s monogram inscribed in a circle (on the back of the base): “M”
28 x 13.5 x 13 cm

Provenance

  • Private Collection, United Kingdom

Other examples in public collections

  • Copenhagen, Statens Museum for Kunst (gift of Johannes Rump,1928), inv. KMS123
  • Chicago, Art Institute (formerly Charles H. and Mary F.S. Worcester Collection), inv.1947.86
  • New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art (formerly Susan Vanderpoel Clark Collection; bequeathed to the Museum in 1967) inv. 67.155.16
  • San Francisco, de Young Legion of Honor (formerly Dr T. Edward and Tullah Hanley Collection; memorial gift to the museum, 1969), inv. 69.30.129
  • Washington, National Gallery of Art (formerly Francis B. Biddle Collection; gift to the Corcoran Gallery of Art in 1961; acquired by the Museum in 2014), inv. 2014.136.260
  • Williamstown, Williams College Museum of Art (purchased from the Buchholz Gallery in 1941), inv. 41.5.3