A French patinated bronze model of a lion: Lion et serpent (No. 2) <br>cast after a model by Antoine Louis Barye (French, 1795-1875)<br>late 19th century
Lot 1124
A French patinated bronze model of a lion: Lion au serpent (No.2)
after a model by Antoine-Louis Barye (French, 1795-1875)
late 19th century
US$ 2,500 - 3,500
£1,500 - 2,100
Lot Details
French Furniture & Decorative Arts Property of a Southwest Lady
A French patinated bronze model of a lion: Lion au serpent (No.2)
after a model by Antoine-Louis Barye (French, 1795-1875)
late 19th century
The ferocious snarling king of the beasts depicted pinning the writhing hissing serpent beneath one powerful forepaw, incised BARYE.
height 14in (35.5cm); length 19in (48cm)
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