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Creator:
Samuel Howitt, 1756–1822, British
Title:

Animals of the Cat Family, with a Bear and Foxes

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink, brown ink, gray ink and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, mounted on, thick, slightly textured, beige, wove paper
Dimensions:
Mount: 9 3/16 × 18 3/4 inches (23.3 × 47.6 cm), Contemporary drawn border: 7 × 16 11/16 inches (17.8 × 42.4 cm), and Sheet: 5 x 14 3/4in. (12.7 x 37.5cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on mount, lower center: "-Samuel Howitt.- | 1765-1822"

signed in pen with black ink, lower right: "Howitt"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.910
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:47273
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