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Tiger Écorché: M.26-1997

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Current Location: In storage


Tiger Écorché


Production: Unknown
Production: Tetrode, Willem Danielsz van (Uncertain)




Bronze, cast


History note: Alfred Morrison Collection; E.L. Paget Collection; His Sale, Sotheby's, London, 12 October 1949, 'The E.L. Paget Collections, Second Day's Sale, Sculpture, Wood Carvings, Terra-cottas and Dinanderie, and the Well-known Collection of Italian Bronzes and Plaquettes', lot 208, ill. pl. XIX; bought A. Spero (£720); purchased by Lt Col. the Hon. M.T. Boscawen, DSO, MC (1892-1958); bequeathed to his sister, the Hon. Mrs Pamela Sherek.

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Bequeathed by the Hon. Mrs Pamela Sherek, from the collection of the late Lt Col. the Hon. M.T. Boscawen, DSO, MC, in his memory

Measurements and weight

Height: 19.6 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Padua ⪼ The Veneto ⪼ Italy

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1995) by Sherek, Pamela


16th Century
Production date: after AD 1500 : uncertain


Purchased in 1949 as Paduan, c. 1500. Origin uncertain, perhaps Italian or French, date uncertain.

School or Style



  • Sculpture UK

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Casting (process) : Bronze, cast

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Identification numbers

Accession number: M.26-1997
Primary reference Number: 14024
Old object number: B.27.
External ID: CAM_CCF_M_26_1997
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Saturday 14 March 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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