28 October 2003
ANTOINE-LOUIS BARYE (FRENCH, 1795-1875)
Dromadaire d'Algérie (Algerian dromedary)
bronze, dark-brown/green/rust patina
7½ in. (19 cm.) high
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Poletti & Richarme, 2000, no. A136(1), p. 275.
First offered in Barye's 1862 catalogue under the title Dromadaire d'Égypte, the present study became known as Dromadaire d'Algérie from 1874. After 1876, the model was edited by Brame, together with a reduced version of the same work.
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