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Tiger Attacking an Antelope (Tigre suprenant une antilope)

Artist:
Antoine-Louis Barye (French, Paris 1796–1875 Paris )
Date:
modeled possibly ca. 1835, cast after 1855
Culture:
French
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Overall: 13 3/4 × 22 × 10 1/8 in., 54.6 lb. (34.9 × 55.9 × 25.7 cm, 24.8 kg)
Classification:
Sculpture-Bronze
Credit Line:
Gift of Maria A. S. de Reinis, 1982
Accession Number:
1982.452
Not on view
Dr. Maria A. S. de Reinis (until 1982; to MMA)
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