<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

Creator:
Print made by Thomas Bewick, 1753–1828, British
Title:
The Goshawk
Date:
undated
Medium:
Wood-engraving on thin, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 1/2 x 4 15/16 inches (11.4 x 12.6 cm) and Image: 3 x 3 5/16 inches (7.6 x 8.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Marked in yellow ink, on back, stamped: "YALE UNI | GALLERY | OF FINE | ARTS"

Lettered, in black ink, lower center: "THE GOSHAWK. | (Falco Palumbarius, Lin.--L'Autour, Buff.)" (Falco Palumbarius, L'Autour both in italics)

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Yale Art Gallery Collection, Gift of Emerson Tuttle, B.A. 1914
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1994.4.672
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | bird | branch | feathers | goshawk | hawk
Associated People:
Linnaeus, Carl (1707-1778), naturalist and taxonomist
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Study Room is closed until further notice.
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:36434
Export:
XML | RDF
If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.