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Identification and Creation
Object Number
119.1976.415
People
Henry Herschel Hay Cameron, British, English (1869-1911)
George Frederick Watts, British (London, England 1817 - 1904 Limnerslease, Compton, England)
Title
George Frederic Watts (1817-1904)
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
c. 1900
Places
Creation Place: Europe, United Kingdom
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/174641
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Albumen silver print
Dimensions
image: 23.8 x 18.5 cm (9 3/8 x 7 5/16 in.)
mount: 35.5 x 25 cm (14 x 9 13/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: recto of the mount, lower center, blue crayon: G. F. Watts, Artist
  • inscription: verso, upper center [legible in reverse in raking light], graphite?: G.F. Watts R.A.
    from life by H.H. Hay Cameron
    [the rest of the inscription is illegible]
Provenance
Harvard College Library, Cambridge, Massachusetts, bequest of Evert Jansen Wendell, 1918, placed on deposit at the Fogg Art Museum.
Evert Jansen Wendell, unknown, bequest to the Harvard College Library, 1918.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, On loan from Special Collections, Fine Arts Library, Harvard College Library, Bequest of Evert Jansen Wendell
Object Number
119.1976.415
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

About Face: Artist's Portraits in Photography, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, 07/19/1997 - 10/12/1997

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