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Lion Devouring a Horse

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Inscription

In margin, ll: "Eug. Delacroix pinx et lith."; lr: "Imp. Bertauts." In margin, ur: "17."

Signed

Signed in the stone, lr: "Eug. Delacroix."

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock (1826-1899, Paris, Lugt 208); by whom given to MFA June 12, 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Lion dévorant un cheval

1844

Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 126 iv/v

Dimensions

Image: 16.7 x 23.5 cm (6 9/16 x 9 1/4 in.) Sheet: 26.7 x 37.9 cm (10 1/2 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

B1248

Medium or Technique

Lithography on paper (chine cole)

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