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BARYE, Antoine-Louis

Paris 1795 - Paris 1875

Tortue

Turtle

c. 1820

bronze

statuette

Dimensions (HxWxD): 1 34 x 5 14 x 3 58 in.

signed on the proper left side, below turtles shell: Barye
underneath the base of the object, in paint: 536

Acc. No.: 1988.36.6

Credit Line: Bequest of Arthur Rubloff

Photo credit: ph. Art Institute of Chicago

© Artist:


Provenance

  • 1975, October 29, New York, Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., Antoine-Louis Barye Bronzes from the Collection of the Late Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge, lot 122
  • by 1986, Chicago, Arthur Rubloff (d. 1986)
  • 1988, bequeathed to the Art Institute

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 9 January 2012
  • 1974 Pivar
    Stuart Pivar, The Barye Bronzes: A Catalogue Raisonné (Woodbridge, England: Antique Collectors' Club, 1974), p. 235, cat. A193
  • 1975 Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge Sale
    Antoine-Louis Barye Bronzes from the Collection of the Late Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge, New York, Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., (October 29, 1975), lot 122
  • 2000 Poletti et Richarme
    Michel Poletti and Alain Richarme, Barye: Catalogue raisonné des sculptures (Paris: Gallimard, 2000), p. 348, cat. A207(1)