Purchased from Monsieur Desachy in 1864 for £2 8s
One of nine reliefs of water nymphs and putti from the Fontaine des Innocents
Jean Goujon (about 1510-about 1565)
Now in the Musée du Louvre, Paris, France
There are in total nine casts of reliefs: 1864-106 to 108 and 1882-4 to 9. Originally placed against a wall, the fountain was moved in 1787 into the Marché des Innocents, and additional reliefs executed by Augustin Pajou (1730-1809). The original panels are now in the Musée du Louvre.