Centaur and Lapith (Theseus fighting the centaur Bienor)

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  • Title

    Centaur and Lapith (Theseus fighting the centaur Bienor)

  • Artist/maker

    after Antoine Louis Barye (1796 - 1875)
  • Associated place

    France (probable) (probable place of creation)
  • Date

    1833 - 1931
  • Material and technique

    bronze, sand cast

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    33.9 cm (height)
    34.1 cm (length)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1931.

  • Museum location

    Third floor | Gallery 65 | Pissarro
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Penny, Nicholas, Catalogue of European Sculpture in the Ashmolean Museum: 1540 to the Present Day, 3 vols (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1992), no. 253

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