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After Antoine-Louis Barye (French, 1795-1875) Bronze Figure of a Bear Attacking an Owl

Auction:
3150B
Lot:
499
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3150B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 13, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

After Antoine-Louis Barye (French, 1795-1875)

Bronze Figure of a Bear Attacking an Owl,
the bear leaning on a tree, signed "Barye" to the naturalistic base, ht. 7 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-2,000

White paint splatter to one side with a larger drop to owl's eye and edge of the base. Otherwise with only light surface wear.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Alfred Barye, Antoine-Louis Barye, French art, French people, Visual arts

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