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Creator:
Charles Hamilton Smith, 1776–1859, Belgian
Title:
The Gray Wolf
Date:
ca. 1837
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and gray ink, black ink and graphite on medium, smooth, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 5/8 × 7 1/2 inches (11.7 × 19.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "Lupus Vulgaris. americanus | Common Wolf of the U: States"; inscribed in graphite, upper center: "73"

Signed in pen and brown ink, lower right: "chs", not dated

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2251
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:35204
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