Tiger attacking Antelope

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


Object Place: Europe, Paris, France

Dimensions

33.18 x 52.07 cm (13 1/16 x 20 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

42.466

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Bronze. On elliptical base with molded sides, surface uneven, signed BARYE near tiger’s right forepaw. See Stone Group in Metmusart Barye Picture Book.

Provenance

1942, Eleanor (Mrs. Richard M.) Saltonstall, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts; 1942, gift of Saltonstall to the MFA. (Accession date: October 8, 1942)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Richard M. Saltonstall