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Crocodile Devouring Antelope

Artist:
Antoine-Louis Barye (French, Paris 1796–1875 Paris)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 3/8 × 16 1/2 × 9 in. (16.2 × 41.9 × 22.9 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Bronze
Credit Line:
Bequest of Miss May Maghee, 1895
Accession Number:
95.10.2
Not on view
Signature: Incised on base, on tail of crocodile: BARYE
Miss May Maghee (until 1895; bequeathed to MMA)
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