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The Lion Fighter Poster featuring the photograph The Lion Fighter by Tom Gari Gallery-Three-Photography

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The Lion Fighter Poster


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The Lion Fighter poster by Tom Gari Gallery-Three-Photography.   Our posters are produced on acid-free papers using archival inks to guarantee that they last a lifetime without fading or loss of color. All posters include a 1" white border around the image to allow for future framing and matting, if desired.

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Very nice processing, Tom. Liked.

Love this sculpture and textues behind it. Great shot! f/l

Great artistry. L


Wonderful image!

Great image! FB on art fan page!

Great image! FB on art fan page!


Very dramatic and interesting info. L/tw

Fabulous capture! v

wonderful work! v

Striking image....nice postprocessing! v

Very nice! Love the mood. v

What a beautiful presentation and very nicely presented with good composition and light!! v/f/t

Wonderful image!

Great detailed capture and textural treatment. L

Great artwork! v/f

Great photo full of detail1 f/l

Is this life size! Must be very impressive.

Love the texture and presentation

Terrific Work!

Beautiful capture! Love the angle and the texture! L

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Artist's Description

This is another dramatic, bronze statue outside of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Basically, this is a violent equestrian statue. It depicts a figure on a horse killing a lion. It is pretty gruesome. There is a companion sculpture across the plaza steps, also at the base which has another statue with the same flavor of this one.The original Lion Fighter sits as a companion piece to Auguste Kiss's Mounted Amazon Attacked by a Panther on the steps of the National Museum in Berlin. The Fairmount Park Art Association purchased the original plaster cast for The Lion Fighter in 1889 and placed it in Memorial Hall for public viewing, along with a plaster version of the Amazon. This bronze was cast locally by the Bureau Brothers in 1892 for exhibition at the 1893 Columbian Exposition in Chicago. When returned to Philadelphia, it was installed on a "jutting rock" on East River Drive. It was moved to the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art in 1929, where - as in Berlin - it accompanies a br...

About Tom Gari Gallery-Three-Photography

Tom Gari Gallery-Three-Photography

It seems like a have always had a camera. My first camera was an old brownie my Grandfather gave me whe I was 5. In High school I took a few photography cl;asses and continued taking class when I went away to college. There I started photographing parties, banquets, sporting events, and portraits. After college I spent time doing freelance and working in a camera store. I did soem work for Rockpile magazine, Indianapoliss 500 and artist portfolios. Recently I have been working on natural portraits, engagement photography as wellas Fine art photography. My wife and I love to travel the back roads of the East Coast and discover the hidden gems Americ a has to offer. We are always looking for someplace new, to see and experience new...

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