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Creator:
George Stubbs, 1724–1806, British
Title:

Human Skeleton, Posterior View

Part Of:

Collective Title: 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:
Pen with iron gall ink, and graphite on cream, thin, slightly textured, wove paper laid down on cream, moderately thick, moderately textured, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 1/4 x 10 3/8 inches (43.8 x 26.4 cm) and Mount: 18 1/8 x 11 1/8 inches (46 x 28.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "C6"; in graphite, verso, lower right: "D.62 | IR 356/62 | 690.57"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1980.1.62
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
anatomical study | anatomy | back | boxes (containers) | man | nude | ribs, groin | skeleton | study (visual work)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:19770
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