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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1898.34
People
Attributed to Antoine Coypel, French (Paris 1661 - 1722 Paris)
Previously attributed to Carlo Maratti, Italian (Camerano, Italy 1625 - 1713 Rome, Italy)
Title
Head of a Woman; verso: Sketch
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
17th-18th century
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/298327
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Red chalk with traces of graphite on tan antique laid paper; verso: red chalk
Dimensions
14.2 x 12.3 cm (5 9/16 x 4 13/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • watermark: none
Provenance
Marquis d'Allègre; John Witt Randall, Boston, MA, bequest; to his sister, Belinda Lull Randall, by descent, 1892; gift to Harvard University, 1892, inv. no. 1898.34
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Belinda L. Randall from the collection of John Witt Randall
Accession Year
1898
Object Number
1898.34
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Her head is turned one-quarter right and upward; her graze is also toward the upper right.
Publication History

Agnes Mongan and Paul J. Sachs, Drawings in the Fogg Museum of Art, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, 1940), cat. no. 279, p. 141 (as Carlo Maratti)

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