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BARRE, Jean-Auguste

Paris 1811 - Paris 1896

Maker: Susse

Marie de Bourgogne

Mary of Burgundy

modeled about 1844, cast 1844-1860

bronze

equestrian statue(tte)

Dimensions (HxWxD): 20 12 x 18 x 9 in.

artist's handwritten name appears in original cast on base: BARRE
foundry mark stamped and appears to be part of the original cast on proper left front of base: Susse Freres

Acc. No.: 1988.36.1

Credit Line: Bequest of Arthur Rubloff, 1988.36.1

Photo credit: ph. Art Institute of Chicago

© Artist:


Provenance

  • by 1986, Chicago, Arthur Rubloff (d. 1986)
  • 1988, bequeathed to the Art Institute

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, September 6, 2013
  • 1992 Cadet
    Pierre Cadet, Susse Frères: 150 Years of Sculpture, Paris, Susse Frères, 1992, p. 110