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Lion and Serpent (Lion au Serpent)

Artist:
Antoine-Louis Barye (French, Paris 1796–1875 Paris)
Date:
modeled 1832, executed probably 1847 or 1848
Culture:
French
Medium:
Bronze, wood base
Dimensions:
Overall: 9 × 13 1/2 × 6 3/4 in. (22.9 × 34.3 × 17.1 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Bronze
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1910
Accession Number:
10.108.3
Not on view
Signature: Signed on base: BARYE

Inscription: On underside of base, in black paint: 923

On paper label, in red ink: 716

Marking: Cold stamped: BARYE 36
[ Glaenzer , until 1910; sold to MMA ]
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