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Arab Sheik
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Arab Sheik


Description Provenance Credit
Description Lanceray, a Russian sculptor who specialized in equestrian themes, spent much of his career in France. His subjects, however, are invariably set in Russia or North Africa. This bronze appears in the catalogues of Susse Frères, a Paris retailer that sold bronzes cast by several foundries. Lanceray's works were introduced to America at the Philadelphia Centennial Exhibition in 1876.
Provenance Mrs. Lee A. Katz, Miami Beach, Florida; Walters Art Museum, September, 1975, by gift.
Credit Gift of Mrs. Lee A. Katz in memory of her husband William A. Ayares, 1975

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Period
1878
Medium
gilt bronze
(Metal)
Accession Number
54.2509
Measurements
17 1/2 in. (44.45 cm) approx.
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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