30 September 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 4,500
Estimate GBP 400 - GBP 600
A FRENCH BRONZE MODEL OF A CROCODILE
AFTER ANTOINE-LOUIS BARYE (1795-1875), LATE 19TH CENTURY
Impressed twice under base 'BARYE'
7½ in. (19 cm.) long
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The model is illustrated in Stuart Pivar, The Barye Bronzes, A Catalogue Raisonne, No. A194. p. 251.
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