Artist François-Joseph Duret, French, 1729-1816
Title
  • Ceres
Date 1779
Medium Terracotta
Dimensions Overall: 53 3/4 × 22 3/4 × 20 1/2 inches (136.5 × 57.8 × 52.1 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 28.89
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View Fashionable Living: S330.1, Level 3 (see map)
(Durlacher Brothers, New York, New York, USA and London, England);
1928, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Pons, Bruno. "Un collaborateur de Chalgrin: François-Joseph Duret (1729-1816), sculpteur en ornement et sculpteur figuriste. Son livre-journal de 1767 a 1806." Bulletin de la Société de l'Histoire de l'Art Français (1985): p. 161.