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M. Knoedler & Co., New York, The French Bronze 1500 to 1800, 1968, nos. 19a and 19b.
F. Souchal, French Sculptors of the 17th and 18th centuries - The reign of Louis XIV, II, Oxford, 1981, pp. 3-4, no. 5.
A. Gibbon, Bronzes Français du Grand Siècle, 1985, figs. 17, 21.