Lion & Lioness (Prowling)

Method Mezzotint
Artist John Frederick Lewis R.A.
Published 1825
Dimensions Image 212 x 308 mm, Plate 264 x 344 mm, Sheet 364 x 459 mm
Notes No title, 'Proof' or artist's name as described in Lennox - Boyd i/i - State: Proof.

John Frederick Lewis (1804 – 1876) was an Orientalist English painter. He lived in Spain between 1832 and 1834, and in Cairo between 1841 and 1850, where he made numerous sketches that he turned into paintings even after his return to England in 1851. Lewis became an Associate of the R.A. in 1859 and a member of the R.A. in 1865

Condition: vertical fold to centre.
Framing unmounted
Price £300.00
Stock ID 21209