09-07-2012 09-07-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2609B Boston
September 7, 2012 12:00PMCalender
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Antoine-Louis Barye (French, 1796-1875) Lion de la colonne de Juillet (projet)

$4,444$3,750
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2609B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 07, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Antoine-Louis Barye (French, 1796-1875)

Lion de la colonne de Juillet (projet) [The Lion from the July Column (Project)]
Inscribed "BAYRE" on the base l.r.
Bronze bas-relief with black patina, 9 1/16 x 19 9/16 x 2 1/8 in. (23.1 x 49.6 x 5.5 cm)
Condition: Dust and dirt to interstices.

N.B. The dimensions are a slight reduction of the premier edition as noted in Poletti.

Literature: Michel Poletti and Alain Richarme, Barye: Catalogue Raisonné des Sculptures (Gallimard, 2000), no. A217, p. 356.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

Antoine-Louis Barye, Michel Poletti, Alain Richarme