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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1954.87
People
Marie Guilhelmine Benoist, French (1768 - 1826)
Title
Portrait of Mademoiselle Carnot
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
c. 1800
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/294651
Location
Level 3, Room 3610, University Teaching Gallery
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black chalk on white wove paper
Dimensions
diameter: 6.7 cm (2 5/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l.l., black chalk: Benoist . . . 18[05?]
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Alfredo Masetti
Accession Year
1954
Object Number
1954.87
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Agnes Mongan, David to Corot: French Drawings in the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, MA, 1996), cat. no. 8, repr.

Exhibition History

32Q: 2100 19th Century, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 11/16/2014 - 11/10/2015

A Colloquium in the Visual Arts , Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/04/2021 - 01/02/2022

Subjects and Contexts

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