18 March 2005
A French bronze figure entitled "Panthere de Tunis (No.2)"
Cast by Ferdinand Barbedienne from a model by Antoine-Louis Barye, Last quarter 19th Century
Inscribed BARYE and F.BARBEDIENNE. Fondeur, the underside stamped L/42 and inscribed in black ink 3706
3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm.) high
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For an illustration of another example, see M. Poletti & A. Richarme, Barye. Catalogue raisonné des sculptures, Paris, 2000, No. A85(2) , p.222.
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