19 March 2009
A FRENCH BRONZE STUDY ENTITLED 'ELEPHANT DU SENEGAL'
CAST FROM THE MODEL BY ANTOINE-LOUIS BARYE, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
The base signed BARYE
5 in. (13 cm.) high; 7 in. (18 cm.) wide; 2¼ (5.5 cm.) deep
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Poletti & Richarme, 2000, A119, pp. 251-3.
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