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Lion of the Atlas Mountains

Lion de l'Atlas

about 1829-1830
Eugène Delacroix (French, 1798–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 079 iii

Dimensions

Image: 33 x 46.6 cm (13 x 18 3/8 in.) Sheet: 46.6 x 63.3 cm (18 3/8 x 24 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

M23492

Medium or Technique

Crayon lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In margin, lr: "Delacroix fect"; further below, lc: "Lion de l"Atlas"; further below this ll: "à Paris chez H. Gaugain & Ce rue de Vaugirard No. 34"; lr:"Imp. lith de H. Gaugain rue Vivienne No. 2"

Markings

Collector's mark in margin ll: Frederick Keppel (Lugt )

Provenance

PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 10/1/1913 [exact to month]

Credit Line

Frederick Keppel Memorial Bequest