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Creator:
Print made by Thomas Bewick, 1753–1828, British
Title:

The Wild Bull of Chillingham

Additional Title(s):

The Wild Bull of Chillingham, 1781 (1st State)

Date:
1781
Medium:
Wood-engraving on moderately thick, smooth, cream vellum
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped inside plate): 10 1/16 x 13 9/16 inches (25.5 x 34.5 cm) and Image: 7 3/16 x 9 5/8 inches (18.3 x 24.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower right: "The Wild Bull of Chillignham, 1781 | (1st State)"; far right lower corner: "Bewick"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10871
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | bull | bulls | chase | chasing | clouds | cows | flowers (plants) | forest | grass | horns | landscape | plants | trees
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:29296
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