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Title
The elephant, as he laid dead at Greter Change
Names
Cruikshank, George (fl. 1866-1894) (Artist)
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

Animals -- Dead

Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC ANI-Dea
Topics
Elephants
Dead animals
Genres
Prints
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
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17234034
Barcode: 33333159393160
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 80118290-c534-012f-d46f-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1866: Creator Born
  • 1894: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The elephant, as he laid dead at Greter Change" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-41f9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The elephant, as he laid dead at Greter Change" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 27, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-41f9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. The elephant, as he laid dead at Greter Change Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-41f9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The elephant, as he laid dead at Greter Change