Eagle carrying a snake
Bronze with light brown patina Signed " BARYE " on the rock
Bears twice the number "19" stamped inside It is probably the chief model of the Brame foundry.
H. 14,5 cm
Antoine-Louis Barye, Eagle carrying a snake,
bronze, chief model in bronze with keys, H. 14 x W. 23.1 x D. 10.7 cm, Paris, Musée du Louvre, inv. OA 5767.
Michel Poletti, Alain Richarme, Barye, le catalog raisonné des sculptures, Paris, Gallimard, model listed under n°A 189, p. 333.