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Aetas Aurea:
L'Age d'Or (The Golden Age)
Aetas Aurea: L'Age d'Or (The Golden Age)
Artist:
Date:
1884–1885
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wax Over Plaster
Dimensions:
16 1/2 x 15 9/16 x 9 1/2 (41.9 x 39.5 x 24.1 cm)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Gift from the artist to his son, Francesco, 1907

Acquired by Romolo Monti from Francesco, 1919

Romolo Monti Family, Castiglioncello

Accession Number:
1998.28
Acquisition Date:
1998-06-11
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Bequest Fund of John William Coy and European Art Trust Fund

Exhibition History:

Medardo Rosso, Centro Galego de Arte Contemporanea, Santiago de Compostella, Spain, 1996; curated by Gloria Moure, Catalgue no. 29, (Figure 57, Ilus. in color p. 71

Medardo Rosso, Kent Gallery, New York 3 May thru 18 June, 1997 (frontispiece)

Esposizione Nazionale Artistica, Venice, May through October, 1887, sala XII

Exposition Universelle Internationale, Paris, JUne 1889

Medaro Rosso, Kunstsalon Artaria, Vienne, 1905

International Society Exhibition, New Gallery, London, February 1906

Prima Mostr dell' Impressionismo, Lyceum Club, Florence, April 20 through May 15, 1910, no. 53 (Petit Palais Collection)

XI Esposizione d'Arte della Citta di Venezi, Venice, April 23 through October 31, 1914, no. 4

Prima Quadriennale d'Arte Nazionzle, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome, January through July 1931, no. 15, p. 150, ill. p. 145

The First Exhibition in America of Sculpture by Medaro Rosso, Peridot Gallery, New York, December 15, 1959 through January 16, 1960, no. 3, ill.

Medaro Rosso curated by Margaret Scolari Barr, Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1963, illus. p. 27 (Galleria d'Arte Moderna, Rome Collection)

Mostra di Medaro Rosso, Palazzo della Permanente, Milan, January through March 1979, no. 15 (Museo Rosso, Barzio Collection), curated by Luciano Caramel

image of wife and baby son being held up to her cheek