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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1957.45
People
Jan Weenix, Dutch (1640 - 1719)
Title
Still Life with Game
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Dead Hare and Partridges with Instruments of the Chase
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
c. 1690-1700
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Netherlands
Culture
Dutch
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/228615
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
109.2 x 97.2 cm (43 x 38 1/4 in.)
frame: 130 x 118.8 cm (51 3/16 x 46 3/4 in.)
Provenance
Col. Thomas Handasyd Perkins, 1823, purchased in the Netherlands. L. Vernon Briggs, purchased in Delft Haven, by descent; to Mary Cabot Briggs, his wife, 1927, by descent; to Dr. Lloyd Cabot Briggs, gift; to Fogg Art Museum, 1957.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Dr. Lloyd Cabot Briggs in memory of his mother, Mary Cabot Briggs
Accession Year
1957
Object Number
1957.45
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

L. Vernon Briggs, History and Genealogy of the Cabot Family, 1475-1927, Charles E. Goodspeed and Co. (Boston, 1927), p. 425

Peter C. Sutton, A Guide to Dutch Art in America, Netherlands-American Amity Trust and Eerdmans (Washington, D.C., 1986), p. 40

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), p. 55, color plate; pp. 133, 192, repr. b/w cat. no. 173

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