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    Sale 11628

    THE OPULENT EYE:19TH CENTURY FURNITURE, SCULPTURE, WORKS OF ART, CERAMIC & CARPETS

    19 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 121

    ANTOINE-LOUIS BARYE (FRENCH, 1795-1875)

    Panthère de Tunis No. 1

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    ANTOINE-LOUIS BARYE (FRENCH, 1795-1875)
    Panthère de Tunis No. 1
    signed BARYE, the underside with red paint underlined number 184 and incised donné à G. Gassies par Madame Perronne Barye, and with paper label inscribed in blue 78
    patinated plaster
    5 1/8 in. (12.9 cm.) high, 10 ¾ in. (27.5 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    Given by Antoinette Adélaïde Perronne (b. 1846) to Georges Gassies (1829-1919).
    Barye Bronzes: An Important Private Collection; Christie's, New York, 25 April 2003, lot 126.