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Lion and lioness, sketches for use in Lion Group, Akeley Hall of African Mammals

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Lion and lioness, sketches for use in Lion Group, Akeley Hall of African Mammals

1928

Pencil works

Sketches

15 x 9.75 in

Lion Group

Lion Africa; Afri Lion by JLC; stamped: "James L. Clark American Museum of Natural History New York"

This item contains drawings of a lion. The figure at the top of the image is a male lion laying down on its chest and belly; the lion's mane and hind limbs are heavily shaded. Below the male lion is a lioness laying on its right side with its ears, eyes, and paws shaded. Below the lioness is a male lion who is standing and looking to its left.

Africa

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AMNH Library authority record: Akeley Hall of African Mammals

American Museum of Natural History Research Library

Information on rights available at the repository

American Museum of Natural History

Collection

Citation

Clark, James L. (James Lippitt), 1883-1969 (artist), “Lion and lioness, sketches for use in Lion Group, Akeley Hall of African Mammals,” AMNH Research Library | Digital Special Collections, accessed July 10, 2020, https://lbry-web-007.amnh.org/digital/items/show/7165.