Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Inkwell

Designer:
Designer: Antoine-Louis Barye (French, Paris 1796–1875 Paris)
Founder:
Cast by Ferdinand Barbedienne (French, St-Martin-de-Fresnay 1810–1892 Paris)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Gilt bronze, crystal
Dimensions:
Overall: 10 3/4 x 17 1/2 x 11 in. (27.3 x 44.5 x 27.9 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Bronze
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Henry J. Bernheim, 1947
Accession Number:
47.73a–g
Not on view
Inscription: On foot below griffin: F. BARBEDIENNE
Duc de Talleyrand ; Mrs. Henry J. Bernheim (until 1947; to MMA)
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