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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1943.192
People
Arthur Boyd Houghton, British (Kotagiri India 1836 - 1875 London)
Title
Baby
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Interior with Mother and Child / Mother and Child
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
1861
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/230156
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
40.64 x 30.48 cm (16 x 12 in.)
framed: 52.7 x 42.6 x 5.7 cm (20 3/4 x 16 3/4 x 2 1/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l.l.: monogram AH
Provenance
Henry, Esq. Cowan, Sold Leicester Galleries, 1937; Grenville Lindall Winthrop, Purchased from Leicester Galleries through Marti, 1937; 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
1943.192
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Arthur Boyd Houghton, checklist, Victoria and Albert Museum (London, England, 1975), no. 39

Paul Hogarth, Arthur Boyd Houghton, Gordon Fraser Gallery (London, England, 1981), Appendix I, p. 136, "Select list of works in public collections"

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. 111; repr. as no. 58

Exhibition History

Unidentified Exhibition, Leicester Art Galleries, 1937, Leicester Galleries, London, 01/01/1937 - 12/31/1937

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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