Shop art print and framed art The Repast of the Lion by Henri Rousseau

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Subjects : Animals, Flowers & Botany, Landscape
Keywords : French, Moon, Painting, Primitivism, animal, hunter, hunting, jungle, landscape, lion, meal, vegetation
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The Repast of the Lion

The Lion's Meal is a 113.7 × 160 cm oil painting on canvas produced between 1902 and 1912 by the French post-impressionist painter Henri Rousseau. The work depicts a lion feeding on prey in a jungle setting. The painting expands on part of Rousseau's 1891 work Surpris! and the foliage in the painting was inspired by the artist's study of the botanical gardens of Paris. The work is currently on display at the Metropolitan Museum of [...]


This artwork is a painting from the modern period. It belongs to the naïve art styles and post-impressionism styles.


« The Repast of the Lion » is kept at Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA.


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