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Tracings After Scenes of Tiger Hunts
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Tracings After Scenes of Tiger Hunts

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Description Barye has traced illustrations of Europeans hunting tigers published in 1829 by William Harvey in his "Tower Menagerie," a history of the royal menagerie in the Tower of London. Sketched on the left is a running elephant in a pose similar to the one in Barye's "Tiger Hunt."
Date Description Narrative
1/01/2002Treatmentexamined for exhibition; repaired; other
  • 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 Mme Vildieu-Barye; Fabius Frères, Paris; Walters Art Museum, 1949, by purchase.
Credit Museum purchase, 1949

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19th century
graphite on tracing paper
(Painting & Drawing)
Accession Number
H: 8 1/4 x W: 13 in. (21 x 33 cm)
Location Within Museum
Not On View


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