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A horse attacked by a lion. Soft ground etching by G. Stubbs, 1788.

Stubbs, George, 1724-1806.
Date
1788

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About this work

Lettering

Painted engraved and published by Geo. Stubbs

Publication/Creation

London (no. 24 Somerset Street, Portman Sq.) : Geo. Stubbs, 1788.

Physical description

1 print : soft ground etching with roulette work ; platemark 27.6 x 35.4 cm

Publications note

C. A. Lennox-Boyd et al., George Stubbs, the complete engraved works, Culham: Stipple Publishing, 1989, no. 71 (as "A lion devouring a horse")

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 578690i

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  • English

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