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

Tiger Body, Lateral View (Outline study of the surface muscles and their blood supply, probably made for a key figure)

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 pen with iron gall ink on thin, slightly textured, cream wove paper laid down on cream, thick, moderately textured, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 3/4 x 21 1/4 inches (40 x 54 cm) and Mount: 16 x 21 1/4 inches (40.6 x 54 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "122"; in graphite, verso, upper left, from bottom to top of sheet: "637.57"; in graphite, verso, lower right: "D.88 | IR 356/88"; in graphite, verso, lower right, from top to bottom of sheet: "637.57"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1980.1.88
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
anatomical study | anatomy | figure study | tail (hanging) | tiger | tigers
Access:
View by request in the Study Room
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:19797
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