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BARYE, Antoine-Louis

Paris 1795 - Paris 1875

Maker: Thiébaut

Lion couché

Recumbent Lion

bronze

statuette

Dimensions (HxWxD): 3 116 x 7 316 x 3 1116 in.

proper front middle: Barye
proper left front corner: THIEBAUT FRERES / FONDEURS / PARIS

Acc. No.: 58.1351

Credit Line: Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

Photo credit: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

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Provenance

  • Boston, Miss Aimee (1893-1989) and Miss Rosamond Lamb (1899-1989)
  • 1958, December 11, Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb to the MFA

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 22 February 2012 and 20 March 2012
  • 1981 Pivar
    Stuart Pivar, The Barye Bronzes, Woodbridge, Antique Collectors' Club, 1981, p. 145-146 (fig. A67, A68)

Comment

  • Museum's website, July 19, 2011:
    Bronze on modelled rectangular plinth and red marble base. Head and forepaws straight, tail slightly curled.