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Print - The Puma

The Puma

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    01/01/1832 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Landseer (drawn by)
    Moon, Boys & Graves (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving print on paper

  • Museum number:

    29638:53

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

'The Puma'; A puma angrily swiping at a snake with his front-left paw, whilst beneath him lies the carcass of a small deer-like animal; Engraving print, on paper.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

01/01/1832 (published)

Artist/maker

Landseer (drawn by)
Moon, Boys & Graves (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

engraving print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

THE PUMA. / ZOOLOGICAL GARDENS.
Central below image.

London, Published Jany 2, 1832, by Moon, Boys & Graves. Printsellers to the King, 6. Pall Mall.
Central along bottom edge of sheet.

Landseer
Signed, central at bottom of image.

Dimensions

Height: 30 cm approx size of sheet, Width: 20 cm approx size of sheet, Height: 20 cm approx size of plate impression, Width: 16.5 cm approx size of plate impression

Descriptive line

'The Puma : Zoological Gardens'; A puma angrily swiping at a snake with his front-left paw, whilst beneath him lies the carcass of a small deer-like animal; Intaglio print on paper; Drawn by Landseer; Published by Moon, Boys & Graves; London; 1832.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Deer; Puma; Snake

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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