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Creator George Stubbs, 1724–1806, British
Title Fowl Head and Neck, Lateral View
Alternate Title(s) A Comparative Anatomical Exposition of the Structure of the Human Body with that of a Tiger and a Common Fowl
Date 1795 to 1806
Medium Graphite, and pen with iron gall ink on thin, slightly textured, cream wove paper laid down on cream, thick, moderately textured, wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 10 1/4 x 8 1/4 inches (26 x 21 cm) Mount: 19 1/4 x 13 1/2 inches (48.9 x 34.3 cm)
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Inscribed in graphite: anatomical notes; in graphite, verso, upper left: "F 5"; in graphite, verso, upper right: "701/59"; in graphite, verso, lower right: "701.57 | D.118 | IR 356/118", "1810" on secondary support
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1980.1.118
Collection Prints and Drawings
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1666991
Subject Terms anatomical study | anatomy | bird | figure study | head | study (visual work)
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