File:Tapir of Malacca (William Farquhar Collection, 1819–1823).jpg

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Artist
Unknown
Unknown author
(anonymous Chinese artist).
Title
English: Tapir of Malacca; Tenuk [in Jawi].
Description
English: A watercolour drawing of an adult Malayan tapir or Asian tapir (Tapirus indicus, known in Malay as the cipan, badak murai or tenuk). The drawing is one of 477 natural history drawings of plants and animals of Malacca and Singapore commissioned by William Farquhar.
Date between 1819 and 1823
date QS:P571,+1850-00-00T00:00:00Z/7,P1319,+1819-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1326,+1823-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
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Medium watercolor on paper
medium QS:P186,Q22915256;P186,Q11472,P518,Q861259
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Dimensions Height: 38 cm (14.9 in); Width: 55 cm (21.6 in)
dimensions QS:P2048,38U174728;P2049,55U174728
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institution QS:P195,Q632689
Accession number
Royal Asiatic Society: RAS016.111; National Museum of Singapore: SHM1995.2885.
Object history See Natural History Drawings below, pp. 32–33.
Inscriptions Front: "Tapir of Malacca / Tenuk [in Jawi]". Watermark: "Russell & Co 1810".
Notes "Drawings of Animals, Insects and Reptiles of Malacca" no. 16 in the Royal Asiatic Society's collection.
References
Source/Photographer [1].

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