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Tiger

Artist:
Antoine-Louis Barye (French, Paris 1796–1875 Paris)
Date:
1810–75
Medium:
Watercolor on heavy wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 11/16 x 10 1/16 in. (17 x 25.6cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.100.576
Not on view
Signature: BARYE
Samuel Putnam Avery Sr. (American, New York 1822–1904 New York); Louisine W. Havemeyer; Donor: Louisine W. Havemeyer
Zieseniss B11
The H.O. Havemeyer Collection: Catalogue of Paintings, Prints, Sculpture and Objects of Art. Privately published, New York, 1931, p. 182.

Charles Otto Zieseniss Les Aquarelles de Barye, étude critique et catalogue raisonné. Paris, 1954, cat. no. B 11, fig. no. pl. 10, p. 64, ill.

The H.O. Havemeyer Collection. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2nd edition. New York, 1958, cat. no. 54, p. 12.

Alice Cooney Frelinghuysen, Gary Tinterow Splendid Legacy: The Havemeyer Collection. Exh. cat.: March 27-June 20. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1993, Appendix 34, pp. 295 (ill.), , ill.

The Wild Kingdom of Antoine-Louis Bayre 1795-1875.. Wildenstein & Co., Inc., New York, 1994, p. 117 has cat. info, cat. no. 22, p. 47, ill.



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