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Lion Devouring a Horse

Lion dévorant un cheval

1844
Eugène Delacroix (French, 1798–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 126 i/v

Dimensions

Image: 16.8 x 23.5 cm (6 5/8 x 9 1/4 in.) Sheet: 31.7 x 35.2 cm (12 1/2 x 13 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

60.264

Medium or Technique

Lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In margin, ll: "Eug. Delacroix pinx et lith"; lr: "Imp. Bertauts"

Signed

Signed and dated in the stone, lr: "Eug. Delacroix. 1844."

Markings

Collectors' marks, ll: Philippe Burty (Lugt 413) and Alfred Beurdeley (Lugt 421)

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen