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A Dog, Having Killed an Elephant, Fights a Lion, from the series Venationes Ferarum, Avium, Piscium...

Artist:
After Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus (Netherlandish, Bruges 1523–1605 Florence)
Artist:
Engraved by Karel van Mallery (Netherlandish, Antwerp, 1571–1545 Antwerp)
Date:
16th century
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
sheet: 7 3/4 x 10 1/4 in. (19.7 x 26 cm) mount: 14 1/4 x 19 1/4 in. (36.2 x 48.9 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1949
Accession Number:
49.95.876
Not on view
Princes of Liechtenstein; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
The Frick Collection. "Animals in Combat: Giovanni Francesco Susini's Lion Attacking a Horse and Leopard Attacking a Bull," February 15, 2005–April 24, 2005.

Nagler.XVII.449; Baillie-Grohman, p. 400
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