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Creator:
Print made by George Stubbs, 1724–1806, British
after George Stubbs, 1724–1806, British
Title:

A Tiger and a Sleeping Leopard

Date:
1788
Medium:
Soft-ground etching with roulette on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped inside plate): 9 3/4 x 12 1/2 inches (24.8 x 31.8 cm) and Image: 9 1/8 x 12 1/8in. (23.2 x 30.8cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper center: "/N"; in graphite, lower right: "O"

Lettered lower center: "Painted, Engrav'd & Publish'd by Geo. Stubbs 1 May 1788, No. 24 Somerset Str. Portman Sq London"

Signed in graphite, lower left: "<...>G. Stubbs"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1985.36.1450
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | branches | ivy | plants | rocks (landforms) | sleeping | tiger | tigers
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:21095
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