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Antoine-Louis BARYE ( 1795 - 1875 )

CHEVAL TURC N°2 right foreleg up

In pair with "Cheval turc n°2, antérieur gauche levé, terrasse ovale"
Bronze, red shaded green brown patina
H : 28,4 cm, L : 29,3 cm, D : 11,3 cm
Lifetime cast signed "Barye", Barye studio ; Provenance : After death Barye sale in 1876, purchased by Comte Doria (red painted marh and engraved one) ; Barye Rétrospective at the École des Beaux Arts in 1889, n° 125,  first after death sale of the Comte Doria in May 1899 - beautiful example.
1875 or before

Antoine-Louis BARYE