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Antoine Louis BARYE

France 1795 – 1875

Esquisse pour Thésée combatant le centaure Biénor [Study for Theseus slaying the centaur Bienor] [also known as Un Centaure and Lapith [A Centaur and Lapith]] c.1848 Creation Notes: date of cast unknown, foundry unknown
Materials & Technique: sculptures, bronze Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed, incised on base, "A L BARYE", not dated
Dimensions: 34.5 h x 38.3 w x 14.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.1957
  • Bruton Gallery, Somerset;
  • from whom bought by the Australian National Gallery, August 1979