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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1978.36
People
Jacques-Philippe Caresme, French (Paris 1734 - 1796 Paris)
Title
Priest Making an Offering Accompanied by Nymphs and Satyrs
Other Titles
Former Title: Nymphs and Satyrs with Offering
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
18th century
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/295266
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Brown ink, watercolor, and white gouache over traces of black chalk on cream antique laid paper, laid down on a decorated mount, framing lines in black ink
Dimensions
19 x 24 cm (7 1/2 x 9 7/16 in.)
Provenance
G. Mühlbacher, Paris; Joseph Bardac, Paris; M. Higgins, Paris; Therese Kuhn Straus, New York, gift; to Fogg Art Museum, 1978, inv. no. 1978.36
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Therese Kuhn Straus in memory of her husband, Herbert N. Straus, Harvard Class of 1903
Accession Year
1978
Object Number
1978.36
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Lucy M. MacClintock and Barbara Matilsky, Summary of an Exhibition of the Mrs. Herbert N. Straus Collection, exh. cat., Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, 1978), cat. no. 38, n.p.

Exhibition History

Exhibition of the Mrs. Herbert N. Straus Collection, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 05/13/1978 - 06/17/1978

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