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Carpenter, Percy, 1820–1895
Hog hunting in Lower Bengal / illustrated by Percy Carpenter.
London : Published Decr. 2nd 1861 by Day & Son ; [1861]
[London] : W. Thacker & Co. London ; [1861]
[Calcutta] : Thacker Spink & Co. Calcutta, [1861]
Physical Description:
[9] leaves, [8] leaves of plates : col. ill. ; 57 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio B 2011 12
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
At head of title: Dedicated by permission to the Calcutta Tent Club.
Each plate accompanied by a leaf of descriptive letterpress.
Preface dated 1861.
Lithographs by Edmund Walker; after Percy Carpenter. Plates printed by Day & Son.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary red quarter morocco, and red cloth, with title stamped in gilt on front cover.
Subject Terms:
Animals in art.
Day & Son -- Printer.
Day & Son -- Publisher.
Hunting -- Pictorial works.
Thacker Spink & Co. -- Publisher.
W. Thacker & Co. -- Publisher.
Wild boar -- Pictorial works.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1861.
Walker, Edmund, lithographer, lithographer.
Calcutta Tent Club.

  • [Title page]
  • Vultures devouring the hog
  • The Meet
  • The Beat
  • Tally-Ho!
  • The first spear
  • The charge
  • The hog at bay
  • The death
  • The tent club at Tiffin.

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