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Creator:
Joseph Nollekens, 1737–1823, British
Title:
William Le Marchant Porret
Date:
ca. 1800
Medium:
Marble (bust on an inscribed marble pedestal)
Dimensions:
Overall: 24 x 14 1/4 x 7 inches (61 x 36.2 x 17.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed by chisel on supporting column on back of bust: "Nollekens Ft."

Chiseled on supporting column on back of bust: "London."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1979.36.2
Classification:
Sculptures
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
boy | portrait
Access:
On view
Exhibition History:
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Entrance Court 2003-4 (Yale Center for British Art, 2003-03-01 - 2004-09-07)

Publications:
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John Kenworthy - Browne, Inscriptions: a document from the studio of Joseph Nollekens (1737-1823), Sculpture Journal, vol. 19, 2010, p. 114, NB1 S39 (HAAS)

Ingrid Roscoe, A biographical dictionary of sculptors in Britain, 1660-1851, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2009, p. 907, no. 243, NB496 B56 2009 (YCBA) (Wall Shelf 3) Also available in online database (Herts [England] : The Henry Moore Foundation, 2010-) : see Orbis record for link to internet resource

Angus Trumble, The Marble Bust, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2004, no. 7, V 1304 (YCBA)

David Wilson, The Boy in the Temple, Joseph Nollekens' last portrait bust of Bob St John , British Art Journal, vol. 2, Spring/Summer 2006, pp. 22-23, N6761 B747 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1485
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