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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1898.127
People
Unidentified Artist
Title
A Sailboat and a Skiff at a Mooring
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
18th century
Culture
Dutch
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/298876
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Gray wash over graphite on off-white antique laid paper, with a framing line in graphite
Dimensions
14.6 x 31.8 cm (5 3/4 x 12 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: lower left, graphite, erased: Albert Cuyp fec.
  • inscription: former mat, in curatorial file, graphite: 86 Albert Cuyp fec.[crossed out] From the Gilmor Cabinet. no. 554
  • inscription: former Randall mount, lower right, in curatorial file, graphite: A Cuyp / La. de 6p
  • inscription: verso, upper left, graphite: D
  • inscription: former mat, verso, upper left in curatorial file, graphite: D [same as on drawing]
  • watermark: none
  • inscription: former Randall mount, verso, upper left, in curatorial file, graphite: D
  • inscription: former Randall mount, lower left, in curatorial file, graphite: 427 [encircled]
  • collector's mark: former Randall mount, right center, purple ink stamp and brown ink: L. 2130 [with accompanying inscription] 86. (John Witt Randall Collection at Harvard College)
  • inscription: former Randall mount, lower right, in curatorial file, graphite: A Cuyp
  • inscription: former Randall mount, lower right, in curatorial file, graphite: 36
  • inscription: former Randall mount, lower right, in curatorial file, graphite: 85
  • inscription: former Randall mount, upper left, in curatorial flie, graphite: A.C.R
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
1898.127
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), vol. 1, cat. no. 554, p. 291

Subjects and Contexts

Dutch, Flemish, & Netherlandish Drawings

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