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Creator:
Unknown artist, 18th century-19th century
formerly attributed to George Stubbs, 1724–1806, British
Title:

Head of a Male Lion

Date:
undated
Medium:
Black chalk, red chalk, and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 1/2 × 5 15/16 inches (16.5 × 15.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "D. 2041"

Paul Mellon Collector's mark, on verso

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.1312
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | cat (domestic cat) | figure study | hair | head | head | lion | lions
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:46962
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