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Bear Killing Bull

Artist:
Antoine-Louis Barye (French, Paris 1796–1875 Paris)
Date:
1810–75
Medium:
Watercolor on wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 3/8 x 13 3/4 in. (21.3 x 35cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.100.578
Not on view
Signature: upper right: BARYE
Baron Paplen his sale, Paris, Hôtel Drouot, Feb. 17, 1859, lot 1; Charles Binder, Paris; American Art Association, Sale, New YorkApril 7-8, 11-12, 1892, lot 45; Louisine W. Havemeyer; Donor: Louisine W. Havemeyer
Zieseniss H4
Philippe Burty "Ventes de tableaux et dessins modernes." Gazette des Beaux-Arts. Series 1, no. 1, February 1859, p. 304.

The H.O. Havemeyer Collection: Catalogue of Paintings, Prints, Sculpture and Objects of Art. Privately published, New York, 1931, p. 181.

Charles Otto Zieseniss Les Aquarelles de Barye, étude critique et catalogue raisonné. Paris, 1954, also cited p. 37, cat. no. H 4, fig. no. pl. 33, p. 80, ill.

The H.O. Havemeyer Collection. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2nd edition. New York, 1958, cat. no. 36, p. 10.

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 13, p. 293, ill.

The Wild Kingdom of Antoine-Louis Bayre 1795-1875.. Wildenstein & Co., Inc., New York, 1994, p. 125, cat. no. 89, p. 87, ill., ill.



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