[The Lion Hunt.]Die Loewen Jagd. / Le Chasse Aux Lions.
Gedr. in d. Kunstansalt v. Piloty u. Loehle. [n.d., c.1860.]
Lithograph. Publishers blind stamp in centre of title area, 'Piloty & Loehle Munchen'. Printed area: 440 x 655mm (17¼ x 25¾"). Tear to upper right corner. Light spotting. Very large margins.
The Lion Hunt; a dramatic scene in which two lions are attacked by hunters on horseback and on foot. After Peter Paul Rubens (1577 - 1640). The original painting of 1621 is now held in the Alte Pinakothek in Munich. The painting was one of Rubens' last centred on the theme of hunting.
[Ref: 37788] £260.00