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Creator:
George Stubbs, 1724–1806, British
Title:
Tiger Body, Lateral View (Probably made as the basis for a key figure)
Date:
1795 to 1806
Medium:
Graphite, and pen with iron gall ink, with traces of red chalk on thin, slightly textured, cream wove paper laid down on cream, thick, moderately textured, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 5/8 x 21 1/8 inches (39.7 x 53.7 cm) and Mount: 15 3/4 x 21 1/8 inches (40 x 53.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "123"; in graphite, verso, upper left, from bottom to top of sheet: "638.57"; in graphite, verso, upper right, from top to bottom of sheet: "638.57 | 123"; in graphite, verso, lower right, from top to bottom of sheet: "638.57"; in graphite, verso, lower right: "D.90 | IR 356/90"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1980.1.90
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
anatomical study | anatomy | figure study | tail (hanging) | tiger
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:19799
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