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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1979.60
People
Antoine Louis Barye, French (Paris, France 1796 - 1875 Paris, France)
Title
Lion in a Landscape
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
c. 1833
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/295800
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor, gouache, and lead-white, with some scratching, on white wove paper
Dimensions
18.3 x 25.5 cm (7 3/16 x 10 1/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: red watercolor, lower right: Barye
Provenance
Philip and Frances L. Hofer, Cambridge, Massachusetts; bequest of Frances L. Hofer, 1979.60
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Frances L. Hofer
Accession Year
1979
Object Number
1979.60
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Eric M. Rosenberg and Miriam Stewart, The Harvest of 1830: The Barbizon Legacy, exh. cat., Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 1990), p. 11

Agnes Mongan, David to Corot: French Drawings in the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, MA, 1996), cat. no. 3, repr.

Exhibition History

The Harvest of 1830: the Barbizon Legacy, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 08/25/1990 - 10/21/1990

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