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Lion

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

c. 1880

Artist:

Rosa Bonheur
French, 1822-1899

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Painting and Sculpture of Europe

Artist

Rosa Bonheur

Title

Lion

Place

France (Object made in)

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1875–1885

Medium

Bronze

Inscriptions

Inscribed: Rosa B.

Dimensions

39.4 × 55.9 cm (15 1/2 × 22 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Arthur Rubloff

Reference Number

1988.36.9

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