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The zebra -- view in the zoological gardens.

Image ID: 823899

The zebra -- view in the zoological gardens. (1836)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The zebra -- view in the zoological gardens.

Published Date

: 1836

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 26 x 16 cm. (10 x 6 in.)


: Printed on border: "Vol. IV. April 23, 1836. No. 199." "The zebra is the most beautiful, and at the same time the wildest animal in nature. Nothing can exceed the delicate regularity of this creature's colour, or the lustrous smoothness of its skin : but, on the other hand, nothing can be more timid or more untameable. The zebra in shape rather resembles the mule than the horse or the ass; it is rather less than the former, and yet larger t ....
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Original Source

: From The Dublin penny journal, 1835-36. (Dublin : [s.n.] 1836) Hardy, Philip Dixon (1794?-1875), Editor.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Animals -- zebra

Source Description

: 1 folder (7 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ANI-Zeb

Digital ID

: 823899

Record ID

: 691653

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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