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Lion couche, c. 1868

  • Gustave Doré, French, 1832-1883
  • Alphonse Lemerre, French
  • M. Salmon

Etching printed in black on laid paper

  • Plate: 5 3/4 × 8 1/2 inches (14.6 × 21.6 cm) Page: 14 3/8 × 10 1/2 inches (36.5 × 26.7 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, John S. Newberry Fund

73.250.7

In plate, lower right of image: G Dore.

Garvey, E., THE ARTIST AND THE BOOK 1860-1960 IN WESTERN EUROPE AND THE UNITED STATES, Boston: Museum of Fine Arts and Cambridge: Harvard College Library, 1961, no 64.

Gustave Doré, Lion couche, c. 1868, Etching printed in black on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, John S. Newberry Fund, 73.250.7.