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Print - Head of a Tiger
  • Head of a Tiger
    Fairland, Thomas, born 1804 - died 1852
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Head of a Tiger

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    10/1826 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Fairland, Thomas, born 1804 - died 1852 (artist)
    Bulcock, James (publisher)
    Fairland, Thomas, born 1804 - died 1852 (lithographer)
    Day, W. (printer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    lithograph print on paper

  • Museum number:

    15607:3

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

'Head of a Tiger'. Frontal view of a tiger's head, snarling and angled slightly towards the right of the image. Title and attributions given centrally below the image.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

10/1826 (published)

Artist/maker

Fairland, Thomas, born 1804 - died 1852 (artist)
Bulcock, James (publisher)
Fairland, Thomas, born 1804 - died 1852 (lithographer)
Day, W. (printer)

Materials and Techniques

lithograph print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Drawn from Nature & on Stone by T. Fairland.'
Centre below title.

'HEAD OF A TIGER.'
Title, centre below image.

'Pubd. by J. Bulcock,Book & Printseller,163 Strand, Octr. 1826'
Centre below artist attribution.

'Printed by W. Day. 59. Gt. Queen Strt.'
Centre below publishing details.

Dimensions

Height: 26.6-26.7 cm sheet, Width: 22-22.2 cm sheet

Descriptive line

'Head of a Tiger'. Frontal view of a tiger's head, snarling and angled slightly towards the right of the image. Lithograph print on paper. By T. (probably Thomas) Fairland. Printed by W. Day. Published by J. Bulcock, London, 1826.

Materials

Paper; Ink

Techniques

Lithography

Subjects depicted

Tiger

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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