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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1998.265
People
David Hare, American (New York, NY 1917 - 1992 Jackson Hole, WY)
Title
Elephants
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1949
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/305677
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Graphite on darkened off-white tracing paper
Dimensions
actual: 16.4 x 22.9 cm (6 7/16 x 9 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: graphite, l.r.: David Hare
  • inscription: old backing, now in curatorial file, blue ballpoint: [encircled:] C-H82
  • gallery label: old backing, now in curatorial file, paper, printed: KOOTZ / GALLERY / NEW YORK
  • inscription: old backing, now in curatorial file, white chalk: 1278 / 12
  • inscription: old backing, now in curatorial file, blue ink: Coll: Lois Orswell / Pomfret Center / Conn
Provenance
[Samuel M. Kootz Gallery Inc., New York, New York], sold; to Lois Orswell, Pomfret Center, Connecticut, 1955, bequest; to Harvard University Art Museums, 1998.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, The Lois Orswell Collection
Accession Year
1998
Object Number
1998.265
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Marjorie B. Cohn and Sarah Kianovsky, Lois Orswell, David Smith, and Modern Art, exh. cat., Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2002), cat. no. 69, pp. 371, 376

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