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BARYE, Alfred (1839 - 1882), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BARYE, Alfred (1839 - 1882), Sculptor

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1839, in Paris; died 1882.

Sculptor. Animals. Groups, equestrian groups.

Alfred Barye perfected his skill in the studio of his father Antoine-Louis Barye. He exhibited a large number of bronzes of racehorses at Paris Salons between 1864 and 1866, followed by Flight of Partridge in 1874 and, in 1882, a genre bronze entitled 16th-century Italian Jester.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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