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

Tiger 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:
Graphite on thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper with traces of platemark along one edge
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 x 20 inches (38.1 x 50.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "153"; in graphite, verso, upper right, from bottom to top of sheet: "647.57"; in graphite, verso, lower right, from top to bottom of sheet: "647.57"; in graphite, verso, lower right: "D.69 | IR 356/69"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1980.1.69
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
anatomy | anatomy | cat (domestic cat) | figure study | side | skeleton | tail (hanging) | tiger | tigers
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:19778
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