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Print, Lion Hunt, 1730–50

This is a print. It was designed by Jean-Baptiste Scotin I. It is dated 1730–50 and we acquired it in 1914. Its medium is engraving with etching, some green watercolor washes on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

Its dimensions are

27 1/2 X 20 in. (69.9 X 50.8 cm)

It is inscribed

Signed bottom left: "scotin Le jeune." Preserved are "Daumont" of the address, and most of the privilege note.

Cite this object as

Print, Lion Hunt, 1730–50; Designed by Jean-Baptiste Scotin I (1678 – after 1738); France; engraving with etching, some green watercolor washes on paper; 27 1/2 X 20 in. (69.9 X 50.8 cm); 1914-49-6

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