Director Anne L. Poulet Announces Two Additions to The Frick Collection

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Director Anne L. Poulet announces that following a recent meeting of the Board of Trustees, The Frick Collection made two significant additions to its holdings. This spring, the institution purchased an undisputed masterpiece both of sculpture and clockmaking, The Dance of Time: Three Nymphs Supporting a Clock by Lepaute. It features a timepiece by the firm of clockmakers working for Kings Louis XV and XVI as well as a remarkable sculpture by Claude Michel, called Clodion (1738-1814).

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Friday, June 16, 2006