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Samson and the Lion (Dalziels' Bible Gallery)

Artist:
After Frederic, Lord Leighton (British, Scarborough 1830–1896 London)
Engraver:
Dalziel Brothers (British, active 1839–1893)
Publisher:
Scribner and Welford (New York, NY)
Printer:
Camden Press (British, London)
Date:
1865–81
Medium:
Wood engraving on India paper, mounted on thin card
Dimensions:
Image: 7 1/4 × 7 1/4 in. (18.4 × 18.4 cm) India sheet: 9 7/16 × 9 1/4 in. (23.9 × 23.5 cm) Mount: 16 7/16 in. × 12 15/16 in. (41.8 × 32.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Anonymous Gift, 1926
Accession Number:
26.99.1(52)
Not on view
Inscription: printed on backing sheet, lower right: "Samson and the Lion–Sir F. Leighton, P.R.A."
Donor: William M. Ivins Jr. (American, 1878–1964)
Hardie p. 243
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