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Tiger Devouring a Gavial

Bronze with green black patination. Signed before casting: BAYRE.

Inscription

Signed before casting: BARYE

Provenance

By 1963, John K. Howard; 1970, by inheritance to his son John E. Howard, Maine; 1992, gift of John Howard to the MFA. (June 24, 1992)

Credit Line

Gift of John Howard

French, model created 1831; cast around 1840

Object Place

France

Accession Number

1992.314

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture