Results 1 2995
1260 Previous Next

Lion and Lioness Attacking a Wild Boar
Explore Object
Creative Commons License

Lion and Lioness Attacking a Wild Boar


Description Provenance Credit
Description Cain, the son of a butcher, was a highly regarded animal sculptor who modeled large-scale works for public locations in Paris, such as the Luxembourg Gardens, the Tuileries Gardens, and the city hall. This particular example is a reduction (a copy in a smaller size) of a work that he made for one of the entrances to the Tuileries Gardens.
Provenance Mrs. Roger B. Williams [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1967, by gift.
Credit Gift of Mrs. Roger B. Williams, 1967

Download Image Add to Collection Creative Commons License

Period
modeled: ca. 1875; cast: after 1882
Medium
bronze
(Metal)
Accession Number
54.2472
Measurements
24 in. (60.96 cm) (l.) approx.
Geographies
Location Within Museum
Not On View

Thumbnail: Lion and Lioness Attacking a Wild Boar
Zoom Out Zoom In Back to Details  
Full Size: Lion and Lioness Attacking a Wild Boar