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Lion About to Strike a Serpent (Lion la patte levée sur un serpent) or (Esquisse du lion des Tuileries)

Antoine-Louis Barye
(French, Paris 1796–1875 Paris )

Date: modeled in 1832; executed before 1847
Culture: French
Medium: Bronze, brown patina.
Dimensions: H. 4-5/8 in. (11.7 cm.)
Classification: Sculpture-Bronze
Credit Line: Gift of Miss G. Louise Robinson, 1940
Accession Number: 40.12.5

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