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Statuette

Statuette

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Barbedienne, Ferdinand, born 1810 - died 1892 (maker)
    Barye, Antoine-Louis, born 1796 - died 1875 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bronze

  • Museum number:

    S.EX.65-1882

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This bronze statuette of a seated lion is signed by Antoine-Louis Barye, the prolific artist famous for his animal sculpture. It was manufactured in the Barbédienne foundry in Paris.

Physical description

Statuette. Seated Lion, bronze.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Barbedienne, Ferdinand, born 1810 - died 1892 (maker)
Barye, Antoine-Louis, born 1796 - died 1875 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Bronze

Dimensions

Height: 27 cm, Length: 30 cm, Weight: 3.66 kg

Descriptive line

Bronze statuette of a seated lion. Bayre and Ferdinand Barbédienne.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Poletti, M, Richarme, A. Barye. Catalogue raisonné des sculptures. Paris. 2000. Cat. No. A60
Pivar, S. 'The Barye Bronzes'. Antique Collectors' Club. 1974, pp. 133

Materials

Bronze

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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