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BARYE, Antoine-Louis

Paris 1795 - Paris 1875

BARYE fils, Alfred

Paris 1839 - Paris 1905

Vautour

Vulture

bronze

statuette

Dimensions (HxWxD): 4 1516 x 2 34 x 3 34 in.

side of base, proper left of vulture: A. BARYE

Acc. No.: 1957.10

Credit Line: Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Mrs. Deborah L. Riefstahl, 1957.10

Photo credit: 2009 President and Fellows of Harvard College

© Artist:


Provenance

  • Allston, Postar Antique Shop, sold to Mrs. Deborah L. Riefstahl
  • 1957, gift of Mrs. Deborah L. Riefstahl to Fogg Art Museum

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, January 21, 2013
  • 1969 Benge
    Glenn Franklin Benge, "The Sculpture of Antoine-Louis Barye in American Collections", Thesis, University of Iowa, 1969, no. 107, p. 310-312, repr.
  • 1982 Wasserman, Beale
    Jeanne L. Wasserman and Arthur Beale, Sculpture by Antoine-Louis Barye in the Collection of the Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, Fogg Art Museum, 1982, p. 92

Exhibitions

  • 1981 Cambridge
    A Bronze Menagerie and Other Works by Antoine-Louis Barye from the Fogg Museum's Collection, Cambridge, Fogg Art Museum, September 25-December 27, 1981, no. 19