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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1999.84
People
Esther A. Hathaway, American (Moretown VT 1876 - 1936 Montpelier VT?)
Title
Male Torso, after the antique
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
Nov 7 1898
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/193475
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Charcoal on off-white laid paper
Dimensions
63.4 x 48.2 cm (24 15/16 x 19 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: charcoal, l.r.: E. Hathaway / Nov 7 '98
  • watermark: L. Berville
  • watermark: [in cursive:] Lalanne
  • inscription: right edge, charcoal: S [According to biographical information from donor, Anderson marked student's works with an "S" to indicate approval]
  • inscription: l.r., charcoal, rubbed out, in artist's hand: E. Hathaway
Provenance
Esther A. Hathaway, possibly by descent through family, 1936. Diane Curran (great- niece of the artist), Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, gift; to Harvard University Art Museums, 1999.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Diane Curran in honor of William Allen Keegan, Harvard Class of 1945
Accession Year
1999
Object Number
1999.84
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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