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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1979.53
People
Ottavio Leoni, Italian (Rome, Italy 1578 - 1630 Rome, Italy)
Title
Portrait of a Young Girl
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
c. 1605-1610
Culture
Italian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/295485
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black and white chalk and brown wash (?), on faded blue antique laid paper
Dimensions
18.9 × 11.9 cm (7 7/16 × 4 11/16 in.)
Provenance
Henri Leroux, Versailles. [Walter Schatzki, December 1959] sold to; Frances Hofer, Cambridge, MA, bequest; to Fogg Art Museum, 1979
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Frances L. Hofer
Accession Year
1979
Object Number
1979.53
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Eunice Williams, Master Drawings and Watercolors: The Hofer Collection, exh. cat., ed. Konrad Oberhuber and William W. Robinson, Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, 1984), cat. no. 7, p. 20, repr. p. 80

Piera Giovanna Tordella, Ottavio Leoni e la ritrattistica a disegno protobarocca, Leo S. Olschki Editore (Florence, 2011), p. 54

Yuri Primarosa, Ottavio Leoni (1578-1630): Eccelente miniator di ritratti. Catalogo ragionato dei disegni e dei dipinti, Ugo Bozzi Editore (Rome, 2017), cat. no. 117, p. 334, repr.

Exhibition History

Master Drawings and Watercolors: The Hofer Collection, Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, 04/15/1984 - 07/07/1984; Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 10/05/1984 - 11/29/1984

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