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The Elephant, As He Laid Dead At Greter Change.

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Title
The Elephant, As He Laid Dead At Greter Change.
Names
Cruikshank, George (fl. 1866-1894) (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Animals -- Dead

Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC ANI-Dea
Topics
Elephants
Dead animals
Notes
Content: Printed on border: "March 9." "In the position he like best he seem'd to drop, to sudden rest; Nor bow'd his neck, but still a sense retain'd of his magnificence; For, as he fell, he raised his head and held it, as in in life, when dead." Illegible artist monogram at lower right of image. Foxing on image.
Source note: The everyday book, or, A guide to the year : describing the popular amusements, sports, ceremonies, manners, customs, and events, incident to the three hundred and sixty-five days, in past and present times. Hunt, 1826-1827) Hone, William (1780-1842), Author.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix: 1731280
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17234034
Barcode: 33333159393160
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 80118290-c534-012f-d46f-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1866: Creator Born
  • 1894: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Elephant, As He Laid Dead At Greter Change." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-41f9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Elephant, As He Laid Dead At Greter Change." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-41f9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. The Elephant, As He Laid Dead At Greter Change. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-41f9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Elephant, As He Laid Dead At Greter Change.