Augustus Aaron Wilson. <em>Tiger</em>, 1931. Painted wood, wire, 24 1/2 x 9 x 86 in. (62.2 x 22.9 x 218.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Guennol Collection, 1999.26.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 1999.26.1_1999.26.2.jpg)


Artist:Augustus Aaron Wilson

Medium: Painted wood, wire

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Dimensions: 24 1/2 x 9 x 86 in. (62.2 x 22.9 x 218.4 cm)



Accession Number: 1999.26.1

Image: 1999.26.1_1999.26.2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Carved wooden figure in form of a standing tiger. Long sleek body with simplified modeling, straight legs. Whiskers formed with thick black metal wires. Painted dark gray with white underside and black stripes.

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