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Recumbent Lion, 19th C, serpentine marble by Antonio Canova (1757–1822) (after), photo credit: National Trust Images

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Photo credit: The National Gallery, London

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The Infanta Isabella Clara Eugenia (1566–1633), c.1630, oil on canvas by Anthony van Dyck (1599–1641), photo credit: Walker Art Gallery

c.1630, oil on canvas by Anthony van Dyck (1599–1641)
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