Adult Asian Tapir, William Farquhar Collection of Natural History Drawings You are here: Home Learn Collections Listing Adult Asian Tapir, William Farquhar Collection of Natural History Drawings Share this page Facebook Twitter Email In total, there are 477 paintings in the William Farquhar collection of natural history drawings. This extensive collection is one of a kind in the environmental history of the Malay peninsula during the early 1800s. Indigenous Name Tenuk, Cipan Date/Period Early 19th century Region Malacca, Malaysia Dimension Image size: 37.6 x 54.1 cm (Image), Image size: 58 x 44 cm (Mount) Accession No. 1995-02885 Material watercolour on paper Collection of National Museum of Singapore Credit Line Gift of Mr. G. K. Goh Category Paintings Similar Items in the collection Drawing from the Houghton Album titled 'Campo St. Antonia from the back of the Dutch Factory' Painting of Tanglin Club during the late 19th century Drawing from the Houghton Album titled 'Macao Harbor from the Observatory casa da horta, 1819' Drawing from the Houghton Album titled 'Waterplace near Pt. Romania, 1818'