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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1979.301
People
Valeriano Domínguez Becquer, Spanish (Seville 1834 - 1870 Madrid)
Title
Portrait of a Young Woman
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1869
Culture
Spanish
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/295360
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Graphite on off-white wove paper
Dimensions
20.1 x 16.7 cm (7 15/16 x 6 9/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l.r., in graphite: VDB 1869 Enero [January] / Toledo
  • inscription: verso, lower center, graphite: Valeriano Dominguez Becquer (1834- 1870) / Portrait of an unknown girl. Sgd. & dated 1869 / From the Sotheby sketchbook (sale 1965) / which records a trip to central Castille / [Zóbel's mark]
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Fernando Zóbel de Ayala
Accession Year
1979
Object Number
1979.301
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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