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Print, Three Lion Heads

This is a Print. It was designed by Jean-Baptiste Huët. It is dated 1788 and we acquired it in 1921. Its medium is etching or engraving in brown ink on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Eleanor Garnier Hewitt and Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

It is inscribed

Signed in plate, lower right: J. B. Hüet 1788

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Print, Three Lion Heads; Designed by Jean-Baptiste Huët (1745 – 1811); etching or engraving in brown ink on paper; Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1921-22-391

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