Lot 161

Antoine-Louis BARYE (1795-1875)
"BASSET ASSIS " head turned to the left) Bronze proof, cast iron with a shaded green patina Signed Barye on the terrace
Foundryman's mark F. BARBEDIENNE FOUNDER and gold stamp FB
Numbered 48 engraved under the base
Posthumous cast iron from the end of the 19th century
H. 13 cm, W. 26 cm, D. 9 cm
Bibliography
Michel Poletti and Alain Richarme, Antoine-Louis Barye, Catalogue raisonné, Paris, ed. Gallimard, 2000, similar model reproduced under n°A31 p.152