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    Sale 5909

    Christie's Interiors

    21 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 344

    Antoine-Louis Barye (1795-1875)

    A jaguar

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Antoine-Louis Barye (1795-1875)
    A jaguar
    signed 'BARYE' (on the base)
    bronze with a dark brown patina
    14½ in. (36.8 cm.) long
    Conceived circa 1870.


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    Special Notice

    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    Provenance

    with Victor Franses Gallery, London, where purchased by the present owner, September 1999.


    Saleroom Notice

    The title of this bronze should read " Tigre Qui Marche".