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Creator:
Samuel Howitt, 1756–1822, British
Title:
An Eagle Perched on a Rock; Lion, Fox, Two Hounds and a Rooster (possibly for "Aesop's Fables")
Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, with pen, in brown ink, and traces of graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 1/8 × 7 3/16 inches (13 × 18.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, center: "10"; inscribed in graphite, verso, upper right: "67/9/5/9"

Signed in pen with brown ink, lower left: "Howitt"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.912
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:46984
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