ObeliskThemes in Art

Lions

Ashoka Pillar, Classical India

Ashoka Pillar

268 BCE
Bicha of Balazote, The Iberians

Bicha of Balazote

500 BCE
Daniel in the Lions' Den, Peter Paul Rubens

Daniel in the Lions' Den

Peter Paul Rubens, 1614-1616
Elephant is Killing a Lion in Funny Way in 1975, John Ndevasia Muafangejo

Elephant is Killing a Lion in Funny Way in 1975

John Ndevasia Muafangejo, 1975
Gold Pectoral of Cerveteri, The Etruscans

Gold Pectoral of Cerveteri

675 BCE
Holy Mountain, I, Horace Pippin

Holy Mountain, I

Horace Pippin, 1944
Horse Attacked by a Lion, George Stubbs

Horse Attacked by a Lion

George Stubbs, 1769
Iron Axe Head, Iron Age

Iron Axe Head

900 BCE
Lion Drinking, Henry Ossawa Tanner

Lion Drinking

Henry Ossawa Tanner, 1897
Lion of Mari, Mesopotamia

Lion of Mari

2000 BCE
Peaceable Kingdom, Edward Hicks

Peaceable Kingdom

Edward Hicks, 1826-1828
Peaceable Kingdom, Edward Hicks

Peaceable Kingdom

Edward Hicks, 1830-1832
Peaceable Kingdom, Edward Hicks

Peaceable Kingdom

Edward Hicks, 1834
Peaceable Kingdom, Edward Hicks

Peaceable Kingdom

Edward Hicks, 1833-1834
Pyxis and Lid with Sphinx-Shaped Handle, The Etruscans

Pyxis and Lid with Sphinx-Shaped Handle

650 BCE
Sheperd, John Ndevasia Muafangejo

Sheperd

John Ndevasia Muafangejo, 1969
Sketch for The Lion Hunt, Peter Paul Rubens

Sketch for The Lion Hunt

Peter Paul Rubens, 1614-1615
Sufis in a Landscape, Farrukh Beg

Sufis in a Landscape

Farrukh Beg, 1601-1604
The Dream, Henri Rousseau

The Dream

Henri Rousseau, 1910
The Hungry Lion throws itself on the Antelope, Henri Rousseau

The Hungry Lion throws itself on the Antelope

Henri Rousseau, 1905
The King Watches, Rosa Bonheur

The King Watches

Rosa Bonheur, 1887
The Lion of Saint Mark, Martin Schongauer

The Lion of Saint Mark

Martin Schongauer, 1490
The Sleeping Gypsy, Henri Rousseau

The Sleeping Gypsy

Henri Rousseau, 1897
Vogelherd Ivory Lion Figurine, Upper Paleolithic

Vogelherd Ivory Lion Figurine

40000 BCE
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Horses

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