15 January 2003
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A French bronze study of a bull entitled 'Taureau Romain',
Cast by Ferdinand Barbedienne from the model by Jean-Baptiste Clesinger, late 19th century,
The rectangular base set with a Reduction Mecanique roundel, and inscribed J. CLESINGER. ROME. 1857., the front inscribed TAREAU ROMAIN, the reverse with F. BARBEDIENNE.FOUNDEUR., with another faint Barbedienne inscription
17¾in. (45.2cm.) high; 17 1/8in. (43.5cm.) wide
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