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An image of Tiger walking by Unknown, after Antoine-Louis Barye

Unknown

( – )

after Antoine-Louis Barye

(France 24 Sep 1795 – 25 Jun 1875)

Title
Tiger walking
Other titles:
Prowling tiger
Lion marchant
Year
1836
cast post 1875
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
bronze, mechanical cast
Dimensions

21.2 x 41.5 x 10.0 cm; 26.8 x 40.7 cm base

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1944
Accession number
7425
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (5)

Arsene Alexandre, Barye, Paris, 1889, 37. This work is entered as 'Lion marchant'.

Stuart Pivar, The Barye Bronzes A Catalogue Raisonné, 1974, 141 (illus.).

C. Saunier, Masters of Modern Art: Louis Barye, London, 1926.

Anna Waldmann, Salon and Academie: the charm of tradition, Sydney, 1984, (illus.). no catalogue numbers

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Art Journal, London, 1888, 21. This work is entered as 'Prowling Tiger'.

Exhibition history (2)

The Decorated Wall, Elizabeth Bay House, Elizabeth Bay, 18 Mar 1981–30 Apr 1981

Salon and Academie: the charm of tradition, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Nov 1984–May 1985