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Identification and Creation
Object Number
H710
People
Ignaz Marcel Gaugengigl, American (Passau, Bavaria 1855 - 1932 Boston, MA)
Henry Pickering Bowditch (1840 - 1911)
Title
Henry Pickering Bowditch (1840-1911)
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
1907
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/305162
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
111.4 x 93.4 cm (43 7/8 x 36 3/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: u.r.: I.M. Gaugengigl./ 1907
  • label: on frame: Henry Pickering Bowditch / George Higginson Professor of Physiology / Dean of the Faculty of Medicine 1888-1893.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard University Portrait Collection, Gift of the Bowditch children and grandchildren to the Harvard Medical School, 1947-48
Object Number
H710
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr., Virginia Anderson, and Kimberly Orcutt, ed., American Paintings at Harvard, Volume Two, Paintings, Drawings, Pastels and Stained Glass by Artists Born 1826-1856, Harvard Art Museums and Yale University Press (U.S.) (Cambridge, MA and New Haven, CT, 2008), p. 112, cat. 77, ill.

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