Thanksgiving Hours

The Museum will close early at 3 pm on Wednesday, November 22, and will be closed all day on Thursday, November 23. The Museum will be open on Friday, November 24, 10 am to 8 pm. Have a happy Thanksgiving!

Francois Marie Arouet de Voltaire (1694-1778)

Object Number: 
1952.397
Date: 
ca. 1800
Medium: 
Terracotta painted plaster
Dimensions: 
Overall: 24 x 18 1/2 x 13 1/2 in. ( 61 x 47 x 34.3 cm )
Marks: 
inscribed: "2350.1" [old N-YHS cat #]
Description: 
Portrait bust
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mr. Albert E. Gallatin
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group