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Creator:
unknown artist, ( J. H. )
after unknown artist, ( J. H. )
Title:
Head of a Lion
Date:
1756
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 9/16 x 7 1/4 inches (21.7 x 18.4 cm), Plate: 2 7/8 x 3 9/16 inches (7.3 x 9 cm), and Image: 2 7/8 x 3 9/16 inches (7.3 x 9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower left inside image: "JH f | 1756"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.14713
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | ears | gaze | hair | head | lion | mane | muzzle | whiskers
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40847
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