Photo © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1993.172
People
Unidentified Artist
Title
An Allegory of Peace Restraining War, a Dove Above; verso: Fleur de lis and Trefoil Designs
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing, album page
Date
c. 1570
Culture
Netherlandish
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/294225
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Brown ink and brown wash on cream antique laid paper; verso: graphite
Dimensions
actual: 13.4 x 18.2 cm (5 1/4 x 7 3/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • watermark: none
Provenance
[Christie's Amsterdam, 30 November 1987, lot 6], sold; to Melvin R. Seiden; to Harvard University Art Museum on long term loan, 1988; sold, to Harvard University Art Museum, 1993; The Kate, Maurice R. and Melvin R. Seiden Purchase Fund and Richard Norton Memorial Fund, 1993.172.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, The Kate, Maurice R. and Melvin R. Seiden Purchase Fund and Richard Norton Memoral Fund
Accession Year
1993
Object Number
1993.172
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
The Harvard Art Museums encourage the use of images found on this website for personal, noncommercial use, including educational and scholarly purposes. To request a higher resolution file of this image, please submit an online request.
Publication History

Kristina Hartzer Nguyen, The Made Landscape: City and Country in Seventeenth-Century Dutch Prints, exh. cat., Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, Fall 1992), p. 15

Subjects and Contexts

Dutch, Flemish, & Netherlandish Drawings

Related Works

This record has been reviewed by the curatorial staff but may be incomplete. Our records are frequently revised and enhanced. For more information please contact the Division of European and American Art at am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu