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06979_BMA_1996.46.103

BARYE, Antoine-Louis

Paris 1795 - Paris 1875

Maker: Delafontaine

Cavalier du Caucase

Caucasian Warrior

original model c. 1870, this cast non dated, first edition c. 1870

silver-plated bronze, silver (tarnished) patina

equestrian statue(tte)

Dimensions (HxWxD): 7 58 x 6 1316 x 2 1516 in.

signed on base: BARYE
bottom of base, three labels: L.66.7.90; 501; Cavalier /du / Caucase

Acc. No.: 1996.46.103

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

© Artist:


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

Bibliography

  • Museum's website (accessed August 24, 2020)