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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1898.393
People
Matthew J. Whipple, American (active 19th c.)
After Guercino (Giovanni Francesco Barbieri), Italian (Cento, Italy 1591 - 1666 Bologna, Italy)
Title
Saint John the Evangelist in Meditation, after Guercino
Other Titles
Former Title: An Evangelist (after Guercino)
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
19th century
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/305900
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Graphite on off-white wove paper
Dimensions
32 x 26 cm (12 5/8 x 10 1/4 in.)
mount: 35.5 x 45.7 cm (14 x 18 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: l.r. of mount, graphite: 453
  • inscription: l.r., graphite, erased: 580
  • inscription: l.l., graphite: Copy after Guercino
  • inscription: l.r., graphite: M.J.W. fecit
  • inscription: mount, beneath drawing, graphite: 580
Provenance
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
1898.393
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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