Description It is evening, and a tiger is on the prowl looking for a meal. As was frequently his practice, especially in scenes of animals shown in profile, Barye probably used a tracing to compose the image.
|1/01/2002||Treatment||examined for exhibition; cleaned; other|
- The Works of Antoine-Louis Barye. American Art Gallery (New York), New York. 1889-1890.
- The Essence of Line: French Drawings from Ingres to Degas. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore; Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore; Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham; Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma. 2005-2006.
- Untamed: The Art of Antoine-Louis Barye. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore; Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa; The Henry Morrison Flagler Museum, Palm Beach. 2007-2008.
Provenance William T. Walters, Baltimore, prior to 1889; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1894, by inheritance; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Signature] In dark brown watercolor at lower right corner, on recto: BARYE.
Credit Acquired by William T. Walters, before 1889
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