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06951_BMA_1996.46.79

BARYE, Antoine-Louis

Paris 1795 - Paris 1875

Maker: Brame, Hector

Eléphant d'Asie

Asian Elephant

original model non dated, this cast non dated, first edition c. 1857

bronze

statuette

Dimensions (HxWxD): 5 12 x 8 x 2 34 in.

signed on base: BARYE
bottom of base, gold paint, underlined: Lucas; white paint: ASIE; two labels: L.66.7.65; 571

Acc. No.: 1996.46.79

Credit Line: The George A. Lucas Collection, purchased with funds from the State of Maryland, Laurence and Stella Bendann Fund, and contributions from individuals, foundations, and corporations throughout the Baltimore community

Photo credit: The Baltimore Museum of Art

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Provenance

  • Paris, George Aloysius Lucas (1824-1909)
  • 1909, Baltimore, Henry Walters (1848-1931), by bequest
  • 1910, Baltimore, Maryland Institute, College of Art, by gift
  • 1996, BMA by purchase