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    Sale 5362

    Christie's Interiors

    12 August 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 372

    A FRENCH BRONZE OF AN OCELOT CARRYING A HERON

    AFTER ANTOINE-LOUIS BARYE (1795-1875), LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH BRONZE OF AN OCELOT CARRYING A HERON
    AFTER Antoine-Louis Barye (1795-1875), late 19th Century
    Signed BARYE and inscribed F. BARBEDIENNE Fondeur
    7 in. (18 cm.) high


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    For the model in the Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore, see Glenn F. Benge, Antoine-Louis Barye, Sculptor of Romantic Realism, 1984, Fig. 101.

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