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

Fowl Body, Lateral View (Study for key figure to Table X)

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, red chalk, and pen with iron gall ink on thin, slightly textured, cream wove paper laid down on cream, thick, moderately textured, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 7/8 x 15 1/4 inches (53 x 38.7 cm) and Mount: 21 x 15 1/2 inches (53.3 x 39.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in red chalk: anatomical letter and number references; in graphite, verso, upper left: "Not numbered | [8]"; in graphite, verso, lower right: "716.57"

"J Whatman" on primary support

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1980.1.110
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
anatomical study | anatomy | bird | figure study | Fowls | study (visual work)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:19819
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