The Census of French Sculpture in American Collections


A national archival research project run jointly through CISM and the Nasher Sculpture Center in the United States and the Musée d’Orsay, INHA, Paris, the Musée Rodin and the Ecole du Louvre in France. Today the project counts 6326 sculptures by 601 artists in 280 locations; its final estimate is 20,000 sculptures.  The program leader is Laure de Margerie, Coordinator, French Sculpture Census.

French Sculpture Census, World’s First Comprehensive Digital Archive of French Sculpture in America, Launches in Cooperation with Six American and French Institutions at http://frenchsculpture.org/

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Sculpture Census