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

Tiger Body, Lateral View

Additional Title(s):

Tiger, Lateral View, Skin Removed

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:
Red chalk, and pen with iron gall ink on thin, slightly textured, cream wove paper laid down on cream, moderately thick, moderately textured, laid paper; mounted on two sheets of heavy wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/8 x 13 5/8 inches (26.4 x 34.6 cm) and Mount: 13 1/4 x 17 3/4 inches (33.7 x 45.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "104"; in graphite, verso, upper right, from top to bottom of sheet: "104"; in graphite, verso, lower right, from top to bottom of sheet: "620.57"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1980.1.86
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
anatomical study | anatomy | figure study | ribs | 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:19795
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