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Antoine-Louis Barye (French, 1796-1875) Lion qui marche

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2609B
Lot:
362
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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2609B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 07, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Antoine-Louis Barye (French, 1796-1875)

Lion qui marche [Walking Lion]
Signed "BARYE" l.r.
Bronze bas-relief with dark brown patina, 7 5/8 x 15 5/8 x 1 1/4 in. (19.4 x 39.7 x 3.2 cm).
Condition: Minor dust to the interstices.

Provenance: Christie's, New York, 19th Century European Paintings, Drawings, Watercolors and Sculpture including The Collection of Joseph H. Lang, Toronto, May 24, 1989, Lot 223.

Literature: Stuart Pivar, The Barye Bronzes, A Catalogue Raisonné (Suffolk, England: Antique Collectors Club, 1981), no. R8, p. 46, 244.
Estimate $2,000-2,500

Keywords

Antoine-Louis Barye, Joseph H. Lang, Toronto, Stuart Pivar, United Kingdom, Antique Collectors Club, Barye

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