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Creator:
George Stubbs, 1724–1806, British
Title:
Human Skeleton, Lateral View (in Crawling Posture; finished study for an unpublished table)
Date:
1795 to 1806
Medium:
Graphite on thin, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 x 17 5/8 inches (28 x 44.8 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1980.1.63
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
anatomical study | anatomy | figure study | man | nude | ribs, groin | side | skeleton | study (visual work)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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George Stubbs (1724-1806) Tate Gallery (Tate Britain, 1984-10-17 - 1985-01-06)

George Stubbs (1724-1806) Tate Gallery (Yale Center for British Art, 1985-02-13 - 1985-04-07)

George Stubbs in the Collection of Paul Mellon: a Memorial Exhibition (Yale Center for British Art, 1999-04-30 - 1999-09-05)

George Stubbs in the Collection of Paul Mellon: a Memorial Exhibition (Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 2000-02-14 - 2000-05-15)

Fierce Friends - Artists & Animals in the Industrial Era, 1750-1920 (Carnegie Museum of Art, 2006-03-25 - 2006-08-27)

Fierce Friends - Artists & Animals in the Industrial Era, 1750-1920 (Van Gogh Museum, 2005-10-05 - 2006-02-05)

Mark Wallinger Curates - The Russian Linesman (Glynn Vivian Art Gallery, 2009-07-18 - 2009-09-20)

Mark Wallinger Curates - The Russian Linesman (Leeds Art Gallery, 2009-05-09 - 2009-06-28)

Mark Wallinger Curates - The Russian Linesman (The Hayward, 2009-01-13 - 2009-04-26)

Publications:
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Herbert W Rott, George Stubbs, 1724-1806, science into art , Prestel, Munich ; New York, 2012, pp. 20, 21, fig. 10, NJ18.St915 A1213 2012 + OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Mark Wallinger, The Russian linesman, frontiers, borders and thresholds , Hayward Publishing, London, 2009, p. 81, NJ18 W1838 A12 2009 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:19771
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