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TIGER.

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    1832 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Kearney, W. H. (artist)
    Hullmandel, Charles, born 1789 - died 1850 (printer)
    A. Schloß (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    lithograph print on paper

  • Museum number:

    25016:798

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case Z, shelf 2, box B

Physical description

'TIGER. (Variety Bengal.)' and 'Felis Tigris. (Linnœus.)'. Two tigers amongst tall grass. One lying down, gnawing at a bone, the other standing behind, with its front-right paw on the others back. Artist, printer and publishing details are lettered below the image.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

1832 (published)

Artist/maker

Kearney, W. H. (artist)
Hullmandel, Charles, born 1789 - died 1850 (printer)
A. Schloß (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

lithograph print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Drawn from Nature on Stone by W. H. Kearney.
Below bottom-left corner of image.

124
written in pencil above top-right corner of image.

Printed by C. Hullmandel
Below bottom-right corner of image.

TIGER. (Variety Bengal.) Felis Tigris. (Linnœus.)
Titles, below image.

London, Published July, 1832, by A. Schloss, 103, St Martins Lane, Charing Cross
Central, along bottom edge of sheet.

Dimensions

Height: 26.4 cm approx size of sheet, Width: 24.7 cm approx size of sheet, Height: 22 cm approx size of image, Width: 16.4 cm approx size of image

Descriptive line

'Tiger'; Two tigers amongst tall grass. One lying, gnawing at a bone, the other standing behind. Lithograph print on paper. Drawn by W. H. Kearney. Printed by C. Hullmandel. Published by A. Schloss, London, in July 1832.

Production Note

Printed by C Hullmandel is printed beneath the bottom-right corner of the image. It is probable that this is Charles Hullmandel.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Lithographic engraving (printing process)

Subjects depicted

Tigers

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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