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Identification and Creation
Object Number
BR36.1
People
Ottmar Elliger, German (Hamburg, Germany 1666 - 1735 St. Petersburg, Russia)
Title
Venus and Mars
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
c. 1725
Culture
German
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/225996
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
59.7 x 73 cm (23 1/2 x 28 3/4 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Museum Purchase
Accession Year
1936
Object Number
BR36.1
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Edgar Peters Bowron, European Paintings Before 1900 in the Fogg Art Museum: A Summary Catalogue including Paintings in the Busch-Reisinger Museum, Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 1990)

Exhibition History

German Rococo and Romanticism, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, 03/12/1977 - 05/01/1977

HAA 10 Survey Course (S421): The Western Tradition: Art Since the Renaissance (Fall 09 Rotation 1), Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 09/02/2009 - 10/12/2009

HAA 10 Survey Course (S421): The Western Tradition: Art Since the Renaissance (Fall 10 Rotation 1), Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 09/10/2010 - 10/09/2010

HAA 10 Survey Course (S421): The Western Tradition: Art Since the Renaissance (Fall 11 Rotation 1), Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, 09/06/2011 - 10/01/2011

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