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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1934.32
People
Jean-Louis Forain, French (Reims 1852 - 1931 Paris)
Title
A Loge at the Opera
Other Titles
Former Title: George Moore Leaving the Opera
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
c. 1880
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/298264
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Gouache on cream wove paper
Dimensions
28.9 x 23.7 cm (11 3/8 x 9 5/16 in.)
frame: 45.7 x 40.6 x 6.4 cm (18 x 16 x 2 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso, graphite: [?] / Bristol vert / foncé / [?] / Anneau / 48-40 / environ
Provenance
[C.W. Kraushaar Art Galleries, New York] sold, September 14, 1923, to; Annie Swan Coburn, bequest; to Fogg Art Museum, 1934
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Annie Swan Coburn
Accession Year
1934
Object Number
1934.32
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Independent Painters of Nineteenth Century Paris, exh. cat., Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Boston, MA, 1935), no. 22

Edgar Peters Bowron, European Paintings Before 1900 in the Fogg Art Museum: A Summary Catalogue including Paintings in the Busch-Reisinger Museum, Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 1990), pp. 107, 250, repr. b/w cat. no. 366

Christopher Lloyd, Impressionism: Pastels, Watercolors, Drawings, exh. cat., Milwaukee Art Museum (Milwaukee, WI, 2011), repr. p. 94 as pl. 33, listed on p. 170 under "works in the exhibition"

Exhibition History

Independent Painters of 19th Century Paris, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, 03/15/1935 - 04/28/1935

Impressionism: Masterworks on Paper, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, 10/14/2011 - 01/08/2012

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