Standing Stag (Cerf debout), Antoine-Louis Barye (French, Paris 1796–1875 Paris), Bronze, French

Standing Stag (Cerf debout)

Maker:
Antoine-Louis Barye (French, Paris 1796–1875 Paris)
Founder:
Cast by Susse Frères (French, 1839–ca. 1970s)
Date:
modeled 1829, cast probably between ca. 1850–70
Culture:
French
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Overall: 19 7/8 × 19 7/8 × 10 1/4 in. (50.5 × 50.5 × 26 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Bronze
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph G. Reinis, 2007
Accession Number:
2007.488
Not on view
Signature: Signed on the base, near the raised leg: BARYE

Marking: Marked in cursive: SUSSE fres, editeurs à Paris (founder's mark)

Marked on the base, near the extended rear leg, incuse: SUSSE FRES, AVS within an oval, and (below) a flower-shaped stamp.
Joseph G. Reinis (until 2007; to MMA)