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

Tiger Body, Lateral View (Study for an unpublished table; shows a late stage in dissection)

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:
between 1795 and 1806
Medium:
Graphite on thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 16 x 21 inches (40.6 x 53.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left, from bottom to top of sheet: "Paper No. 3"; in graphite, verso, upper left: "[A 15]"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1980.1.82
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
anatomical study | anatomy | animal | cat (domestic cat) | figure study | Panthera tigris (species) | ribs, groin | 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:19791
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