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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1943.475
People
William Henry Hunt, British, English (London, England 1790 - 1864 London, England)
Title
Still Life with Fruit
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
c. 1855
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/298106
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor and gouache over white gouache on cream wove card
Dimensions
14.7 x 22.5 cm (5 13/16 x 8 7/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l. l., in brown watercolor: W. Hunt
Provenance
Grenville L. Winthrop, New York, NY, bequest; to the Fogg Art Museum, 1943
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
Accession Year
1943
Object Number
1943.475
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Marjorie B. Cohn, Wash and Gouache: A Study of the Development of the Materials of Watercolor, exh. cat., Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, 1977), p. 51, detail repr. p. 50 as fig. 17, cat. no. 26 p. 98

Sir John Clermont Witt, William Henry Hunt (1790-1864): Life and Work, with a Catalogue, Berrie & Jenkins (London, 1982), p. 201, no. 619

Exhibition History

Wash and Gouache: A Study of the Development of the Materials of Watercolor, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 05/12/1977 - 06/22/1977

Portrait, Prospect and Poetry: British Drawings from the Grenville L. Winthrop Bequest, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/11/1993 - 11/07/1993

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