Artist Jean-Auguste Barre, French, 1811-1896
Title
  • Duc d'Orleans
  • Pair of Medallions: Louis-Philippe and the Duc d'Orleans (alternate title)
Date 1842
Medium bronze medallion in contemporary rosewood veneered frame with curly maple line insert, pine base
Dimensions Framed: 13 7/8 × 24 13/16 × 1 1/4 inches (35.2 × 63 × 3.2 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, the Dr. Frederick J. Cummings Memorial Fund and the European Sculpture and Decorative Arts General Fund
Accession Number 1991.207.2
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View Era of Revolution S331.1, Level 3 (see map)
Signed Signed, on edge of plinth, under equestrian figure: Barre d'après Marochetti
Inscriptions Inscribed, around medal: L'ARMÉE AU DUC D'ORLEANS PRINCE ROYAL. | MDCCC. XXXXII
(Anthony Roth);
1991-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)