Marks: artist's signature "Barye" is on the proper left side, below turtles shell. The number "536" has been painted underneath the base of the object.
4.4 × 13.3 × 9.2 cm (1 3/4 × 5 1/4 × 3 5/8 in.)
Bequest of Arthur Rubloff
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Stuart Pivar, The Barye Bronzes: A Catalogue Raisonne (Woodbridge, England: Antique Collectors’ Club, 1974), p. 235, cat. A193.
Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., Antoine-Louis Barye Bronzes from the Collection of the Late Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge (October 29, 1975), lot 122.
Michel Poletti and Alain Richarme, Barye: Catalogue raisonné des sculptures (Paris: Gallimard, 2000), p. 348, cat. A207(1).
Arthur Rubloff (d. 1986), Chicago, by 1986; bequeathed to the Art Institute, 1988.
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