"The Peaceable Kingdom with the Leopard of Serenity"

"The Peaceable Kingdom with the Leopard of Serenity"

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"The Peaceable Kingdom with the Leopard of Serenity," by Edward Hicks, a painting from 1846-1848. Ralph O. Esmerian, chairman emeritus of New York's American Folk Art Museum, had to sell the painting when his jewelry business filed for bankruptcy in 2008.