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A General History of Quadrupeds
  • Thomas Bewick
    1753–1828
    born: Tyne and Wear, England, United Kingdom ; died: Gateshead, England, United Kingdom ; active: England, United Kingdom
  • A General History of Quadrupeds, late 1700s–early 1800s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • wood engraving
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 44 x 83 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 106 x 118 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 1 3/4 x 3 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 4 1/8 x 4 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1979.0094
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Description

Young girl pulling horse's tail in foreground. There is a woman leaping down stairs towards a young girl in the background.