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Antoine-Louis Barye: Theseus-and-the-Minotaur, 1840
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Antoine-Louis Barye

[French Romantic Sculptor and Painter, ca.1795-1875]

• Relationships: Barye's students included Auguste Rodin.
• Subject matter:  Specializes in Wildlife.
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Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Notable SiteArt Institute of Chicago   NEW!

Notable SiteAntoine-Louis Barye at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
Tiger Devouring a Gavial, 1831

Notable SiteFine Arts Museums of San Francisco   NEW!

Notable SiteHermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Lion and Serpent, 1832

Notable SiteHirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.
Theseus Slaying The Centaur Bianor, 1849-50
Tiger Devouring An Antelope, ca.1830-31

Notable SiteJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Python Killing a Gnu, 1843

Notable SiteAntoine-Louis Barye at the Louvre Museum, Paris
Lion and Serpent (Lion of the Tuileries), 1835

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Database, Paris
2 paintings and 56 sculptures

Notable SiteLouvre Museum Graphic Art Database, Paris (in French)  
Many works on paper online

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art, New York City   NEW!  

Notable SiteMetropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History  

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay, Paris
Commentary on Napoleon I as a Roman Emperor

Notable SiteMusée d'Orsay Collection Database, Paris
Many works by Antoine-Louis Barye online

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas  
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Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Sculpture collection online

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Watercolor collection online

Notable SiteMuseum of Fine Arts, Boston   NEW!
Paintings collection online

Notable SiteNational Gallery, London, UK
The Forest of Fontainebleau

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.   NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist

Notable SiteNational Gallery of Australia, Canberra
3 works by Barye

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Maine (Zoomable)
Crane on Tortoise, bronze

Brooklyn Museum, New York City

Canton Museum of Art, Ohio
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Chazen Museum of Art at the University of Wisconsin
Theseus Combating the Minotaur, 1846

Chi-Mei Museum, Taiwan (in Chinese)  
Thésée combatant centaure Biénor

Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, Massachusetts
Lion with a Serpent, ca.1838

Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio

Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Lapith (Theseus) Fighting a Centaur

Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Roger and Angelica on the Hippogriff

Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK
33 works by or related to the artist

Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire

Dahesh Museum, New York City (Zoomable)
4 works online

Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts

High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Georgia
Theseus Battling the Centaur, ca.1855

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana

Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nebraska
African Elephant Running, 1830-40
Tiger and Antelope

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, Wisconsin
Panther of Tunisia, 1840

Antoine-Louis Barye in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database

Maryland State Archives

Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota  
Theseus Slaying a Centaur, ca.1855

Musee Magnin, Dijon, France

National Gallery of Victoria, Australia
4 works online

National Museum of Wildlife Art, Jackson Hole, Wyoming

New Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen
Tiger Devouring a Gavial, 1831

North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
Striding Tiger

Princeton University Art Museum, New Jersey

Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Catalogue (in French)  
Le lion au serpent

San Diego Museum of Art, California   NEW!

Antoine-Louis Barye at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

Statens Museum for Kunst (National Gallery of Denmark), Copenhagen
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Tacoma Art Museum, Washington

The Albertina Graphic Art Databank, Vienna (in German)  

The Essence of Line: French Drawings from Ingres to Degas

The Walters Art Museum, Maryland

National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:

Joconde Database of French Museum Collections (in French)  

Smithsonian American Art Museum National Art Inventories
List of works nationwide from two sources: the Inventory of American Paintings Executed before 1914 and the Inventory of American Sculpture (only a few percent of listings have an accompanying image)

Art Market:
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Artarchiv Sample Artist Signatures
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Christie's Past Sale Archive
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)

Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)

Pictures from Image Archives:
Notable SiteAntoine-Louis Barye at The Art Renewal Center

Notable SiteAntoine-Louis Barye in the Web Gallery of Art  

Notable SiteWikimedia Commons Image Database  

Notable SiteWorld Visit Guide (formerly Insecula)

Bildindex der Kunst und Architektur (in German)  
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Boston College Fine Arts Department
Photo of Tiger Devouring Gavial

California State University WorldImages Database  

Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)  

Mary Ann Sullivan's Digital Imaging Project  

New York Public Library Digital Gallery

PBase Photo Sharing
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Theseus and the Centaur

University of Michigan SILS Art Image Browser
Study of a Tiger lithograph, from the University of Michigan Museum of Art

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Miscellaneous Sites:
Paris Sculptures Blog (in French)  

Peter Nahum At The Leicester Galleries, London, UK
Archive of past displayed works which are "sold" or "not for sale"

The Modernist Journals Project
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Articles and Reference Sites:
Notable SiteEncyclopedia Britannica complete article on Antoine-Louis Barye  
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Notable SiteUnion List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)  
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.

Notable SiteWikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
Biographical info

Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)  

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