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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2000.80
People
Studio of Edme Bouchardon, French (Chaumont-en-Bassigny 1698 - 1762 Paris)
Title
Token Design with the Armorial of the Dauphin
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
18th century
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/294115
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Red chalk on cream antique laid paper, framing lines in red chalk, laid down on cream antique laid paper with blue antique laid paper border adhered to face
Dimensions
irregular: 19.3 x 19.3 cm (7 5/8 x 7 5/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • watermark: None visible–drawing laid down
Provenance
Robert Carfrae, Scotland, sold at Glendining & Co., London, 1990. Sale, November 28, 1990, no. 320. The drawing was acquired by Robert Carfrae (1820-1900) during the 19th century, and was consigned to auction ninety years after his death.
Cyril Humphris, London, purchased from Glendining & Co., 1990, sold at Sotheby's, New York, 1995. Sale Jan. 10, 1995, lot 64
Vermeer Associates Limited, Brampton, Ontario, purchased from Sotheby's, New York, 1995, sold to HUAM, 2000, 2000. long-term loan to HUAM, 1995-2000
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, The Kate, Maurice R. and Melvin R. Seiden Special Purchase Fund in honor of Hope and Julian Edison
Accession Year
2000
Object Number
2000.80
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Armorial, the arms of the King and Dauphin, in ornate scroll design, and crowned above.
Publication History

Daniel Fearon, "An Album of Drawings: Jeton and Medal Designs by Edme Bouchardon and Other Hands", The Medal (1991), no. 19, Autumn, no. 30, p. 37, reproduced in b/w

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