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Lioness in relief

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


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

14.1 x 7.6 cm (5 9/16 x 3 in.)

Accession Number

61.1237

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Lioness in low relief walking to left, head raised; on small ledge. Loop for hanging.

Inscription

BARYE 1831 proper right 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