Antoine-Louis BARYE

(1795-1875)

Theseus fighting the centaur Bienor (sketch)

Antoine-Louis BARYE

(1795-1875)

Theseus fighting the centaur Bienor (sketch)

CAPTION

Height : 33 cm - 1' 1" in.
Depth : 12.8 cm - 0' 5" in.
Width :35.5 cm - 1' 2" in.

LITERATURE

See page 111 item F 34 from the book  « Barye – catalogue raisonné des sculptures » by Michel Poletti and Alain Richarme, édition Gallimard.

 

DESCRIPTION

Bronze with brown patina signed “A.L BARYE”. Cast seams. 
Bears the inscription  “BRONZE AYANT OBTENU LA GDE MEDAILLE D’HONNEUR A L’EXPOSITION UNIVERSELLE DE 1855 POUR SA FLEUR DE FONTE”.
Circa 1855