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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1926.33.164
People
John Ruskin, British (London, England 1819 - 1900 Brantwood, England)
Title
Withered Rush-blossom (Exercise in Lamp-Black)
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1873
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/298633
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Lampblack on heavy white wove paper, darkened
Dimensions
28 x 20.3 cm (11 x 8 in.)
Provenance
Fine Arts Department, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, Transferred to the Fogg Art Museum, 1926.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Transfer from the Fine Arts Department, Harvard University
Accession Year
1926
Object Number
1926.33.164
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

John Ruskin and Professor Charles Eliot Norton, Notes on Drawings by Mr. Ruskin, placed on exhibition by Professor Norton..., exh. cat., John Wilson and Son (Cambridge, 1879), no. 98

John Ruskin and Professor Charles Eliot Norton, Notes on Drawings by Mr. Ruskin, placed on exhibition by Professor Norton..., exh. cat., John Wilson and Son (Boston, 1880), no. 98

E. T. Cook and Alexander Wedderburn, The Works of John Ruskin, G. Allen (London, England, 1903 -1912), vol. 38, no. 1442(?)

Gail S. Weinberg, Drawings of John Ruskin (1819 - 1900), exh. cat., Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 1979), no. 52

Exhibition History

Drawings by Mr. Ruskin, Noyes & Blakeslee, Boston, 10/01/1879 - 10/31/1879

Drawings by Mr. Ruskin, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 02/01/1880 - 02/28/1880

Drawings of John Ruskin, 1819 - 1900, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 01/19/1979 - 03/04/1979

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