Folk Art Watercolor of a Lion


Exceptional folk art watercolor of a chained lion, ink and wash, unsigned. The watercolor is an outstanding and striking rendition of the lion, probably representing the English lion in chains. This was a typical theme of the American Revolution. The watercolor is in very good condition, laid down on board, with some toning and some paper and glue residue on the upper left. Early 19th century, American.

Dimensions: 29¾” x 22¾”; Viewed Area: 25½” x 18½”

Item No. 180091

Price: $2,900.

Sale Price: $2,200. (Firm)

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