28 October 2003
ANTOINE-LOUIS BARYE (FRENCH, 1795-1875)
Éléphant du Sénégal, réduction (Elephant of Senegal, reduction)
signed BARYE, inscribed F. BARBEDIENNE, the underside twice stamped 23 and once Z, with blank ink numbering 8284/og, scratched TZ and red paint museum accession number 1971.52.51
bronze, dark-brown patina
2¾ in. (7 cm.) high
Henry E. Schnakenberg.
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Poletti & Richarme, 2000, no. A119, pp. 250-3.
See lot 205 for a note on this model. This reduced version was edited by Barbedienne from 1887.
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