After Antoine-Louis BARYE (1798-1895)
Moutain sheep grazing
Bronze with russet patina depicting a mountain sheep grazing. Unsigned, corresponding to a work created during the early youth of the artist around the time he worked for the silversmith company Fauconnier.
First Half-19th Century
Featuring in the catalogue raisonne of Barye by Stuart Pivar under the title "Chèvre broutant" ( Goat grazing)
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Bibliography : PIVAR Stuart, Barye bronzes : a catalogue raisonne, 1974, page 198, A.141