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A male lion (Panthera leo); after the engraving by Jacques de Gheyn II; in an album originally containing 167 drawings of quadrupeds; lying on a small grassy mound
Watercolour, touched with bodycolour, and heightened with white
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Height: 248 millimetres
Width: 354 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Drawn by the same hand as SL,5261.152, SL,5261.153 and SL,5261.158.
This is copied from an engraving by Jacob de Gheyn II from around 1590, see 1870,0709.121.
For a description of the album see Curator's Comment in SL,5261.1.
In album SL,5261.1 to 167.
- Not on display
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- Acquisition notes
- Transferred to Prints and Drawings 17 November 1886 (see note on fly-leaf). Transferred from the Department of Manuscripts.
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