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

Fowl Head and Neck, Lateral View

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: 10 1/4 x 8 1/4 inches (26 x 21 cm) and Mount: 19 1/4 x 13 1/2 inches (48.9 x 34.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite: anatomical notes; in graphite, verso, upper left: "F 5"; in graphite, verso, upper right: "701/59"; in graphite, verso, lower right: "701.57 | D.118 | IR 356/118"

"1810" on secondary support

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1980.1.118
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
anatomical study | anatomy | bird | figure study | Fowls | head | study (visual work)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:19827
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