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Antoine-Louis Barye (French, 1796-1875) Taureau cabré [Rearing Bull]

Auction:
2609B
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$5,333$4,500

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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)

Taureau cabré [Rearing Bull]
Signed "BARYE" within the cast on the base beneath the bull's right rear leg.
Bronze with greenish-brown patina, 8 5/8 x 10 1/2 x 4 in. (21.9 x 26.7 x 10.2 cm).
Condition: Minor dust to interstices.

Literature: Michel Poletti and Alain Richarme, Barye: Catalogue Raisonné des Sculptures (Gallimard, 2000), no. A179, p. 324.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Minor wear to bull's shoulder, no additional condition issues to report.

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Antoine-Louis Barye, Michel Poletti, Alain Richarme, Barye

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