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Lion and lionesses

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gilpin, Sawrey, born 1733 - died 1807 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour

  • Museum number:

    1273-1871

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case WD, shelf 28

Physical description

Watercolour depicting a lion and lionesses

Place of Origin

Britain (made)

Date

late 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Gilpin, Sawrey, born 1733 - died 1807 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour

Dimensions

Height: 4.625 in, Width: 8.625 in

Descriptive line

Watercolour sketch by Sawrey Gilpin depicting a lion and lionesses. Great Britain, ca. late 18th century.

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Lions; Cats; Animals

Categories

Drawings; Animals and Wildlife

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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