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

Tiger Body, Lateral View

Additional Title(s):

Tiger, Lateral View, Skin Removed (Diagram)

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 and red chalk on thin, slightly textured, cream wove paper; squared in graphite for transfer with pin pricks along outer border
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/8 x 13 5/8 inches (26.4 x 34.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite: anatomical letter and number references

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1980.1.87
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
anatomy | figure study | skin | 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:19796
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