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Creator:
unknown artist, (Indian Company, Agra School)
Title:
Cheeta, or Hunting Tiger, Belonging to Durjun Saul, Brought by Lord Combermere to Barrackpore, after the Fall of Bhurtpore, March 1826
Date:
1826
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink, and graphite on moderately tthick, moderately textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 9/16 × 18 1/16 inches (29.4 × 45.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen with brown ink, lower center: "Cheeta, or Hunting Tiger, belonging to Durjun Saul, brought by Lord Combermere to Barrackpore | after the fall of Bhurtpore | March 1826"

Watermark:"Ruse & Turners | 1824"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2006.14.29
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art
Access:
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Exhibition History:
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A Decade of Gifts and Acquisitions (Yale Center for British Art, 2017-06-01 - 2017-08-13)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:54374
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