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Creator:
Samuel Howitt, 1756–1822, British
Title:
A Zebra
Date:
ca. 1807
Medium:
Watercolor, with pen, in brown ink and graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 16 × 12 3/4 inches (40.6 × 32.4 cm) and Image: 8 1/4 × 8 1/4 inches (21 × 21 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "Equus Zebra."; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "from Life by sundry Specimens"; inscribed in graphite, verso, upper right: "6 83 Mellon | 62/6/8/19 | copy"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2006.14.24
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | zebra (mammal)
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:54369
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