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The Lion of the Nile
  • Elihu Vedder
    1836–1923
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: Rome, Italy
  • The Lion of the Nile, 1888
  • Where object was made: United States
  • Conté crayon, chalk on paper
  • Paper Type: buff
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 26 x 42.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 1/4 x 16 11/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 29.9 x 48 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 3/4 x 18 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1973.0007
Description
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Side view of lion standing on rock plateau. The lion is roaring. The upper edge of the image has an arched format.