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bar·ye

(ba'rē),
The CGS unit of pressure, equal to 1 dyne/cm2 or 10-6 bar. See: bar (1).
[G. barys, heavy]

barye

See bar.

barye

An obsolete non-SI (International System) unit of pressure in the CGS system, which is equal to 1 dyne/cm2.
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The handicapper was clearly impressed as Barye has been hiked 5lb in the ratings, but he remains relatively unexposed and one to follow at this distance.
The Goncourts are referring here to the evidence of the ebauchoir, or knife, that Barye used to indicate the patterning of the fur in the two animals, since both the jaguar and the hare are rendered with such hatchings.
For instance, despite the fact that they adroit to having never seen the work of the animal sculptors of antiquity, the Goncourts declare that Barye has undoubtedly outdone them:
Even those who championed Barye early in his career did so in a way that accepted the special status of animal sculpture.
Barye donne souvent lieu d'admirer," he gently reminded his readers that animal subjects, no matter how well treated, represented a fundamental deviation of sculpture from its true path: "Apres cette digression vers les travaux de cette sculpture speciale et trop remarquable pour qu'il ne fut pas juste de la signaler, il faut remonter a la sphere des sujets qui sont plus essentiellement dans la destination de la sculpture" (L'Artiste 86).
3) "Antoine-Louis Barye and the American Collector" opened at James Graham & Sons, New York, on January 17 and remains on view through February 28, 2004.
Barye eventually became fascinated by wild animals and began to study actual animals and their habits in the wild.
9), executee en marbre par Barye pour l'eglise de la Madeleine, est moulee dans sa cotte de mailles et coiffee d'une couronne qui se veut medievale; mais sa gestuelle est celle de la Polymnie antique et le drape de son grand manteau est inspire de celui de Julia, fille d'Auguste; Ingres, en 1845, utilise la meme attitude pour le portrait de la Comtesse d'Haussonville.
Par son presuppose de la preeminence de l'art des Anciens grecs, EmericDavid est un homme du neo-classicisme triomphant, mais ses preceptes, bases notamment sur l'etude du modele vivant et de l'anatomie, nourriront egalement l'individualisme et la volonte expressive de sculpteurs romantiques comme Barye ou Rude, mais aussi le realisme des Dalou et Falguiere.
Les dissections encore plus nombreuses d'animaux sont pratiquees au Museum ou Barye et Delacroix se precipitent des que meurt un fauve (voir Loffredo) comme ce desormais fameux "lion de l'admiral de Rigny" mort le 19 juin 1829.
Kader reports that the market for Barye has become more discriminating over the past few years, in part because of a major monograph on the artist by Michel Poletti and Alain Richarme, published in 2000.
The auction record for a bronze by Barye was also set at a single-owner sale, Barye Bronzes: An Important Private Collection, in 2003 at Christie's, New York: $354,700 for a second version of Roger carrying off Angelica on the Hippogriff (Fig.