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

Human Skeleton, Lateral 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 on cream, moderately thick, moderately textured, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/2 x 17 1/4 inches (26.7 x 43.8 cm) and Mount: 12 3/4 x 18 5/8 inches (32.4 x 47.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "C3"; in graphite, verso, upper right, from bottom to top of sheet: "686.57"; in graphite, verso, lower left, from bottom to top of sheet: "C3"; in graphite, verso, lower right: "D.64 | IR 356/64"

"J Whatman 1809" on secondary support

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1980.1.64
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
anatomical study | anatomy | man | nude | ribs, diagonal | side | 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:19773
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