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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1943.181
People
Richard Parkes Bonington, British (Arnold, England 1802-1828 London, England)
Title
Don Quixote
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
c. 1825-1826
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/230049
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on cardboard
Dimensions
sight: 18 x 13 cm (7 1/16 x 5 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • label: on backing board, printed in black: 15
  • inscription: on backing board, in white chalk: 15
Provenance
Lewis Brown, sold [through his sale 1837]?. Thomas Oldham BRlow, London, by 1887. [Scott and Fowles, New York], sold; to Grenville Lindall Winthrop, 1930, 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
1943.181
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), p. 99; repr. as no. 48

Patrick Noon, Richard Parkes Bonington: The Complete Paintings, Yale University Press (U.S.) (New Haven and London, 2008), Referenced in entry 366 p. 399

Exhibition History

Old Masters Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 01/01/1877 - 12/31/1877

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