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  • Place of origin:

    France (possibly, engraved)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (engraved)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Huet, Jean-Baptiste, born 1745 - died 1811 (artist)
    Huet, Jean-Baptiste II, born 1772 (engraved by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Mezzotint print on laid paper

  • Museum number:

    15605:4

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case Z, shelf 2, box A

Physical description

Lion's head viewed in profile, facing towards the left of the sheet. Numbered 21. above design.

Place of Origin

France (possibly, engraved)

Date

late 18th century (engraved)

Artist/maker

Huet, Jean-Baptiste, born 1745 - died 1811 (artist)
Huet, Jean-Baptiste II, born 1772 (engraved by)

Materials and Techniques

Mezzotint print on laid paper

Marks and inscriptions

Dessiné par J. B. Hüet
Bottom left corner of plate impression.

Gravé par Hüet fils.
Bottom right corner of plate impression.

21.
Numbered, centre of top edge of plate impression.

Dimensions

Height: 37 - 37.4 cm of sheet, Width: 28.9 cm of sheet, Height: 32.5 cm of plate impression, Width: 24.5 cm of plate impression

Descriptive line

Lion's head viewed in profile. Mezzotint print on laid paper. By Jean-Baptiste Huet (II) after an original by Jean-Baptiste Huet (I). Late 18th century.

Materials

Laid paper

Techniques

Mezzotint

Subjects depicted

Lion; Lion's head

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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