19 March 2009
A FRENCH BRONZE GROUP ENTITLED 'TIGRE DEVORANT UNE GAZELLE (PREMIERE VERSION)'
CAST FROM THE MODEL BY ANTOINE-LOUIS BARYE, CIRCA 1840-50
The base signed BARYE, the underside inscribed in black ink 21693 and with partial paper label printed TABLEAUX MODERNES
4¾ in. (12 cm.) high; 12¼ in. (31 cm.) wide; 5 in. (12.5 cm.) deep
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Poletti & Richarme, 2000, A75(1), p. 207.
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