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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1898.26
People
Manner of Claude Gillot, French (Langres 1673 - 1722 Paris)
Title
Monkey Costume Ball
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
18th century
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/298355
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black chalk on off-white antique laid paper
Dimensions
27.3 x 20.7 cm (10 3/4 x 8 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • watermark: Heart with a crown above, a bunch of grapes below, and the letters A, V, M (Mongan-Sachs W. 76)
Provenance
Robert Gilmor, Jr., Baltimore, MD; to his estate, 1848; to probably Gardner L. Chandler, Salem, MA; to John Witt Randall, Boston, MA, bequest; to his sister Belinda L. Randall, 1892, gift; to Harvard University, 1892.
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
1898.26
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Agnes Mongan and Paul J. Sachs, Drawings in the Fogg Museum of Art, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, 1940), no. 621

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