Lion about to Strike a Serpent

French
19th century
1832
Antoine Louis Barye (French, 1795–1875)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

13 x 17.5 x 11.7 cm (5 1/8 x 6 7/8 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.27.12

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Crouching lion with front left paw raised to strike a coiled snake. Green Bronze

Inscription

BARYE (proper right rear)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Harriet Ellen Prescott