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08573_-_2007.71

BARYE, Antoine-Louis

Paris 1795 - Paris 1875

Modèle pour Lion assis n° 2

Model for Seated Lion No. 2

c. 1857

wax, plaster

statuette

Dimensions (HxWxD): 7 78 × 3 14 × 3 34 in.

Acc. No.: 2007.71

Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Nelson L. St. Clair, Jr.

Photo credit: Image courtesy of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

© Artist : public domain


Provenance

  • 2007, Gift of Mrs. Nelson L. St. Clair, Jr.

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, accessed July 27, 2018

Comment

  • Museum's website, Auguste 1, 2018:
    The wax and plaster model was the next to final stage in the realization of bronze casts. From it was cast the bronze master model, which served as the basis of all subsequent casts.