Augustus Aaron Wilson. <em>Tiger</em>, 1931. Painted wood, horsehair or bristles, 36 x 12 x 79 in. (91.4 x 30.5 x 200.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Guennol Collection, 1999.26.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1999.26.1_1999.26.2.jpg)

Tiger

Artist:Augustus Aaron Wilson

Medium: Painted wood, horsehair or bristles

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:1931

Dimensions: 36 x 12 x 79 in. (91.4 x 30.5 x 200.7 cm)

Collections:

Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 6H19, 2A

Exhibitions:

Accession Number: 1999.26.2

Image: 1999.26.1_1999.26.2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Carved wooden figure in form of a tiger. Long sleek body with simplified modeling, head raised with mouth open, front legs standing straight and back legs striding. Attached whiskers of horsehair or bristles. Painted orange with white underside and black stripes.

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