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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1979.227
People
Giovan Angelo Borroni, Italian (Cremona, Italy 1684 - 1772 Milan, Italy)
Title
The Death of Actaeon
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
17th-18th century
Culture
Italian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/295583
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black and white chalk on dark brown prepared antique laid paper
Dimensions
31 x 50 cm (12 3/16 x 19 11/16 in.)
Provenance
Philip and Frances L. Hofer, Cambridge, Massachusetts; bequest of Frances L. Hofer, 1979.227
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Frances L. Hofer
Accession Year
1979
Object Number
1979.227
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. 11a, pp. 22-23, repr. p. 84

Agnes Mongan, Konrad Oberhuber, and Jonathan Bober, The Famous Italian Drawings at the Fogg Art Museum in Cambridge, Silvana Editoriale (Milan, Italy, 1988), cat. no. 62, n.p., and pp. 13 and 63, repr. (color)

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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