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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1999.150
People
Margaretha Adriaensdr. de Heer, Dutch (Leeuwarden c. 1603 - between 1659-65 Leeuwarden)
Title
A Purple Flower with Dragonfly
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
c. 1644-1665
Culture
Dutch
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/188638
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black, gray, brown, green, yellow, and violet transparent watercolor and yellow and white opaque watercolor on off-white antique laid paper, framing line in brown ink
Dimensions
24.1 x 29.5 cm (9 1/2 x 11 5/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • watermark: Strasbourg lily, WR below
Provenance
[Mathaesson-Durand, Geneva], sold; to Maida and George Abrams, Boston, 1978; The Maida and George Abrams Collection, 1999.150.

NOTE: Provenance information from George Abrams, by recall.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
The Maida and George Abrams Collection, Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Accession Year
1999
Object Number
1999.150
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Subjects and Contexts

Dutch, Flemish, & Netherlandish Drawings

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