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Houdon 1741-1828

From march 2 to may 31 2004

Sculpture
This exhibit, the first dedicated to Jean-Antoine Houdon since 1928, groups together some sixty sculptures.Whether monumental or intimate, these statues, busts and reliefs show the wealth and the diversity of the work of one of the greatest French sculptors from the XVIIIth century.

Musée et domaine national de Versailles et du Trianon

Château de Versailles
78000 Versailles - France

Téléphone 01 30 83 78 00/03
Fax 01 30 83 76 48
Mail sidonie.gaucher@chateauversailles.fr
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Hours :
From may 2 to september 30
Horaire(s) d'ouverturefrom 9 am to 6:30 pm
Monday
From october 1 to april 30
Horaire(s) d'ouverturefrom 9 am to 5:30 pm
Monday
Armistice Day 1918 (november, 11), Specific bank holidays
Admission :
Admission fee : 7.5 €
Concessions : 5.3 € Under 25, specific hours in the day
Free : Under 18
Jean-Antoine Houdon,François-Marie Arouet, called Voltaire (1694-1778), 1778, white marble with dark green incisions and veins on pedestal in grey marble, H. 36,8 cm (48,2 cm with pedestal) ; L. : 21,4 cm,© Musée des Beaux-Arts, Angers
MORE INFORMATION :
Catalogue, 400 p., 314 illustrations which 114 in colours, 59 €, editions RMN, diffusion Seuil
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