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Creator George Stubbs, 1724–1806, British
Title Tiger Body, Lateral View (Probably made as the basis for a key figure)
Alternate Title(s) A Comparative Anatomical Exposition of the Structure of the Human Body with that of a Tiger and a Common Fowl
Date 1795 to 1806
Medium Graphite, and pen with iron gall ink, with traces of red chalk on thin, slightly textured, cream wove paper laid down on cream, thick, moderately textured, wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 15 5/8 x 21 1/8 inches (39.7 x 53.7 cm) Mount: 15 3/4 x 21 1/8 inches (40 x 53.7 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "123"; in graphite, verso, upper left, from bottom to top of sheet: "638.57"; in graphite, verso, upper right, from top to bottom of sheet: "638.57 | 123"; in graphite, verso, lower right, from top to bottom of sheet: "638.57"; in graphite, verso, lower right: "D.90 | IR 356/90"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1980.1.90
Collection Prints and Drawings
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Subject Terms anatomical study | anatomy | figure study | tail (hanging) | tiger
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