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BARYE, Antoine-Louis

Paris 1795 - Paris 1875

Tigre saisissant un paon

Tiger Attacking a Peacock

bronze

group

Dimensions (HxWxD): 6 14 x 18 12 x 4 12 in.

Acc. No.: BH8-00559

Photo credit: ph. courtesy Biltmore Estate, Asheville

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Provenance

  • 1889-1895, Biltmore Estate was built for George Washington Vanderbilt II (1862-1914); architect: Richard Morris Hunt, landscape designer: Frederick Law Olmsted

Bibliography

  • 2000 Poletti et Richarme
    Michel Poletti et Alain Richarme, Barye : Catalogue raisonné des sculptures, Paris, Gallimard, 2000, p. 211, A 78 (première édition en bronze en 1893)

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