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Identification and Creation
Object Number
8.1955.43
People
Washington Allston, American (Georgetown, SC 1779 - 1843 Cambridge, MA)
Title
Landscape including Mill, Stream, and Trees
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Houses among Trees
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1818 - 1821
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/305690
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Brown ink on off-white wove paper
Dimensions
12.5 x 13.8 cm (4 15/16 x 5 7/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso, graphite, in artist's hand: [like ledger entries:] Received of [Mr.] [ ] Amory / at different times by W. Allston / Dollars: 5 / 60 / 5 0/ 5 0/ 70 / 235 / 1825 May 6th 6 / 94 Aug 3d 100 / Sep 25 55 / [ ] Note 45 / 300 / Oct 17 100 / [illegible, cuts off]
Provenance
To the artist's wife Martha Dana Allston at his death, 1843; to the Washington Allston Trust, 1862.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Loan from The Washington Allston Trust
Object Number
8.1955.43
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Kenyon Castle Bolton, III, "The Drawings of Washington Allston: A Catalogue Raisonné" (Ph.D. Diss., Harvard University, 1977), no. 168, reproduced in b/w fig. 447

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