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BARYE, Antoine-Louis

Paris 1795 - Paris 1875

Maker: Barbedienne

Charles VII victorieux

Charles VII Victorious

1835

bronze

equestrian statue(tte)

Dimensions (HxWxD): H. 15 12 in.

artist's handwritten name "BARYE" appears in original cast on proper left side of base
foundry mark "F. BARBEDIENNE FONDEUR" is also handwritten in original cast and located at proper right side at rear of base

Acc. No.: formerly/autrefois 1988.36.12

Credit Line: Deaccessioned by the Art Institute of Chicago

Photo credit: The Art Institute of Chicago

© Artist:


Provenance

  • 1910, New York, American Art Galleries, The Collection of a Connoisseur: Art Treasures Collected by the Late Cyrus J. Lawrence, Esq., no. 358 (4)
  • 1975, October 29, New York, Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., Antoine-Louis Barye Bronzes from the Collection of the Late Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge, lot 129
  • 1984, 17 July, London, Christie?s, lot 162, sold to Arthur Rubloff (d. 1986), Chicago
  • 1988, Bequeathed to the Art Institute of Chicago
  • Deaccessioned and sold by the Art Institute of Chicago
  • 2014, 29 October, New York, Sotheby's, sale 09205 19th Century Furniture and Decorative Art, lot 204

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 9 January 2012
  • 1910 Lawrence Sale
    The Collection of a Connoisseur: Art Treasures Collected by the Late Cyrus J. Lawrence, Esq. (New York: American Art Galleries, 1910), no. 358 (4)
  • 1971 Horswell
    Jane Horswell, Bronze Sculpture of Les Animaliers: Reference and Price Guide (Clopton, England:
    Antique Collectors’ Club, 1971), cf. p. 56
  • 1974 Pivar
    Stuart Pivar, The Barye Bronzes: A Catalogue Raisonne (Woodbridge, England: Antique Collectors’ Club, 1974), p. 58, cat. F8
  • 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 129
  • 1984 Benge
    Glenn F. Benge, Antoine-Louis Barye: Sculptor of Romantic Realism (University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1984), pp. 148-49, fig. 142
  • 1990 Sladmore
    Sladmore Gallery, Myth, Monument and Menagerie: The Sculpture of Antoine-Louis Barye (London: Sladmore Gallery, 1990), p. 27, no. 12
  • 2000 Poletti et Richarme
    Michel Poletti and Alain Richarme, Barye: Catalogue raisonné des sculptures (Paris: Gallimard, 2000), pp. 73-74, cat. F8