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Lioness in relief

French
19th century
1831
Antoine Louis Barye (French, 1795–1875)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

14 x 7.6 cm (5 1/2 x 3 in.)

Accession Number

61.1238

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Lioness in low relief walking to right, slightly crouched. Loop for hanging.

Inscription

BARYE 1831 proper left edge

Provenance

By 1961, Mary Orne Bowditch (b. 1883 - d. 1971), Boston; 1961, gift of Bowditch to the MFA. (Acession date: December 13, 1961)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary O. Bowditch