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Tiger Devouring a Gavial (Tigre dévorant un gavial)

Artist:
Antoine-Louis Barye (French, Paris 1796–1875 Paris )
Date:
cast probably after 1847
Culture:
French
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Overall: 7 5/8 × 20 × 7 1/4 in. (19.4 × 50.8 × 18.4 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Bronze
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1910
Accession Number:
10.108.2
Not on view
Signature: Signed on base: BARYE

Inscription: Underside in gold paint: P.P.

Underside in yellow paint: 6995

Underside in black paint: 816

Underside in black paint: 6995

Printed label: 58

Red chalk: illegible
[ Glaenzer , until 1910; sold to MMA ]
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