Detail View: The AMICA Library: Charging Bull

AMICA ID: 
AIC_.1977.218
AMICA Library Year: 
2000
Object Type: 
Sculpture
Creator Name: 
Bonheur, Isadore
Creator Nationality: 
European; French
Creator Role: 
Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 
French; 1827-1901
Creator Name-CRT: 
Isadore Bonheur
Creator Name: 
Peyrol Foundry
Creator Nationality: 
European; French
Creator Role: 
Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 
French; 19th Cen
Creator Name-CRT: 
Peyrol Foundry
Title: 
Charging Bull
Title Type: 
preferred
View: 
full view
Creation Date: 
c.1865
Creation Start Date: 
1860
Creation End Date: 
1870
Materials and Techniques: 
Bronze
Classification Term: 
Statuette
Subject Description: 
Bull with lowered head, the right front foot off the ground in a pawing positionSculpture, bronze statuette of bull on mahogany pedestal with stepped top above a wide mitred molding; rectangular plinth with rounded ends
Creation Place: 
Europe,France,?le-de-France (region),Ville de Paris (department),Paris
Dimensions: 
13 15/16 x 23 3/8 x 7 3/4 in (34.3 x 59.1 x 19.7 cm)
AMICA Contributor: 
The Art Institute of Chicago
Owner Location: 
Chicago, Illinois, USA
ID Number: 
1977.218
Credit Line: 
The Art Institute of Chicago, Gift of Frederick Henry Prince Trust
Inscriptions: 
incised signature at right side of plinth in front of raised foot: I Bonheur
Rights: 
Related Image Identifier Link: 
AIC_.C38000.TIF