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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1943.1203
People
Wedgwood, British (founded 1759 )
Title
Sir Walter Raleigh
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
bust, sculpture
Date
after 1780
Places
Creation Place: Europe, United Kingdom, England, Etruria
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/229940
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black basalt
Technique
Basaltes ware
Dimensions
42.5 x 24.1 x 21.6 cm (16 3/4 x 9 1/2 x 8 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: back, impressed: RALEIGH
  • manufacturer's mark: back, impressed: WEDGWOOD / [©?]
Provenance
[Frederick Rathbone, London, England], sold [through Cooper & Griffith]; to Grenville Lindall Winthrop, New York, NY, 1910, bequest; to Fogg Art Museum, 1943.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
Accession Year
1943
Object Number
1943.1203
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Old Wedgwood from the Bequest of Grenville Lindall Winthrop, exh. cat., Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 1944), no. 74, p. 31

Exhibition History

Old Wedgwood from the Bequest of Grenville Lindall Winthrop, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 06/04/1944 - 09/03/1944

For Students of Art and Lovers of Beauty: Highlights from the Collection of Grenville L. Winthrop, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 04/16/2004

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