The Lion and Leopard Hunt

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, Germany. It is very similar to his The Tiger Hunt from the Museum of Fine Arts of Rennes and its dating is debated.

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  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