Portrait Bust, Head of Agnes Meyer

Artist: Charles Despiau (1874-1946)
H x W x D: 39.4 x 24.2 x 28.6 cm (15 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 11 1/4 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Ruth Meyer Epstein
Freer Gallery of Art Study Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Metalwork, Sculpture


France, portrait

To 1970
Eugene Meyer (1875-1959) and Agnes E. Meyer (1887-1970), Washington, DC, and Mt. Kisco, New York. [1]

To 1992
Ruth Meyer Epstein (1921-2007), Scarsdale, New York, gift of her parents, Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer, Washington, DC and Mt. Kisco, New York. [2]

From 1992
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Ruth Meyer Epstein, Scarsdale, New York. [3]


[1] See Curatorial Remark 3 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer (1875-1959) and (1887-1970)
Mrs. Ruth Meyer Epstein 1921-2007

Collection Area(s)
European Art
Web Resources
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