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Lion de L'Atlas
  • Eugène Delacroix
    1798–1863
    born: Charenton-Saint-Maurice, France ; died: Paris, France
  • Lion de L'Atlas, 1829
  • Where object was made: France
  • lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 329 x 464 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 15/16 x 18 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 28 in
    Frame Dimensions: 26 x 29 x 1 1/2 in
    Weight: 10 lbs
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1967.0075
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Lion with rabbit in mouth, lays in a cave in a rocky mountainess landscape. From old proverb "The rabbit shall lie down by the lion, but the rabbit won't get much sleep."