Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Senegalese Elephant

Artist:
Antoine-Louis Barye (French, Paris 1796–1875 Paris)
Date:
probably ca. 1874
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Bronze, marble base
Dimensions:
Overall (without base): 5 1/2 × 7 5/8 in. (14 × 19.4 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Bronze
Credit Line:
Bequest of Jacob Ruppert, 1939
Accession Number:
39.65.58a, b
Not on view
Signature: Signed on base: BARYE

Inscription: Underside of base in red paint: BVC 4343
Paul Fabius ; Jacob Ruppert (until 1939; bequeathed to MMA)
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