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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1943.92
People
Johan Barthold Jongkind, Dutch (Lattrop (Denekamp), The Netherlands 1819 - 1891 La Côte-Saint-André, France)
Title
Night Scene, Rotterdam
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Night Scene in Holland (Rotterdam)
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
1868
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Netherlands
Culture
Dutch
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/230433
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
42.5 x 34.6 cm (16 3/4 x 13 5/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l.r.: Jongkind 1868
Provenance
The artist, Johan Barthold Jongkind, sold; to Oscar Simon. Mrs. Simpson, sold; to Grenville Lindall Winthrop, 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
1943.92
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Victorine Hefting, Jongkind: sa vie, son oeuvre, son époque, Arts et Metiers Graphiques (Paris, France, 1975), no. 462, repr. in b/w

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. 114,no. 203

Eric M. Rosenberg and Miriam Stewart, The Harvest of 1830: The Barbizon Legacy, exh. cat., Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 1990), p. 16

Adolphe Stein, Jongkind: Catalogue Critique de l'Oeuvre: Peintures I, Brame and Lorenceau Editions (Paris, 2003), no. 492, p. 209, repr.

Exhibition History

The Harvest of 1830: the Barbizon Legacy, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 08/25/1990 - 10/21/1990

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