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Virginia Deer Biting Its Side

Un Cerf d'Amérique, couché; Cerf de Virginie, couché

after 1837
Antoine Louis Barye (French, 1795–1875)


Dimensions

29.21 x 43.18 x 21.59 cm (11 1/2 x 17 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1989.508

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Virginia deer biting its side, on oval base.

Markings

On front edge, below animal's left front foot: "FB"
on angle at back, behind animal's left front leg: "BARYE 1837"
on back edge: "F. BARBEDIENNE. FONDEUR."
stamped inside sculpture: "43"

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems