Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Python Crushing a Crocodile

Artist:
Antoine-Louis Barye (French, Paris 1796–1875 Paris)
Date:
modeled 1840 or 1841, cast after 1847
Culture:
French
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 1/4 × 15 1/4 × 6 in. (15.9 × 38.7 × 15.2 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Bronze
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1910
Accession Number:
10.108.4
Not on view
Signature: Signed on base: A.L. BARYE

Inscription: Underside in black paint: 922
[ Glaenzer , until 1910; sold to MMA ]
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