The Lion and Leopard Hunt

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The Lion and Leopard Hunt or The Lion Hunt[1] is a painting by Peter Paul Rubens, now held in the Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister in Dresden. It is very similar to his The Tiger Hunt from the musée des beaux-arts de Rennes and its dating is debated.


  1. ^ Not to be confused with his 1621 The Lion Hunt.


  • Arnout Balis, Hunting Scenes, vol. 2, Oxford University Press and Harvey Miller Ltd, coll. « Corpus Rubenianum Ludwig Burchard », 1986, 406 p. (ISBN 978-0-19-921041-1), part XVIII
  • David Rosand, "Rubens's Munich Lion Hunt: Its Sources and Significance", The Art Bulletin, College Art Association, vol. 51, no 1, March 1969, p. 29-40