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Creator George Stubbs, 1724–1806, British
Title Human Skeleton, Anterior View
Alternate Title(s) Verso: Human Skeleton, Anterior View ***
A Comparative Anatomical Exposition of the Structure of the Human Body with that of a Tiger and a Common Fowl
Human Skeleton, Anterior View (Diagram for Key to Table I)
Date 1795 to 1806
Medium Graphite; verso: graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper with strips of heavy wove paper joined to top and bottom edges; burnished on verso
Dimensions Sheet: 19 1/2 x 14 1/8 inches (49.5 x 35.9 cm)
Inscribed in graphite: anatomical letter and number references; in blue ballpoint ink, in later hand, lower center: "v"; in graphite, verso, upper left: "712.57 | No[?t numbered] | [5]"; in graphite, verso, lower right: "D24 | IR 356/24 | 712.57"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1980.1.24
Collection Prints and Drawings
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Subject Terms anatomical study | anatomy | figure study | front | man | skeleton
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