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Antoine-Louis Barye (French, 1796-1875) Vautour enveloppé dans ses ailes [Vulture Wrapped in its Wings]

Auction:
2609B
Lot:
368
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

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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)

Vautour enveloppé dans ses ailes [Vulture Wrapped in its Wings]
Inscribed "A. BAYRE" on the base.
Bronze with brown patina, 4 3/4 x 4 (12.0 x 10.5 cm), mounted to a round metal plinth.
Condition: Dust to interstices.

Literature: Michel Poletti and Alain Richarme, Barye: Catalogue Raisonné des Sculptures (Gallimard, 2000), no. CS264, p. 476.
Estimate $1,200-1,500

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Antoine-Louis Barye, round metal plinth, Alain Richarme, Michel Poletti

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