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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1898.423
People
Edward Ruggles, American (Fall River, MA 1817-1867 Brooklyn, NY)
Title
West Rock at Gay Head, Martha's Vineyard
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
c. 1860
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/305946
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on brown wove paper
Dimensions
12.7 x 17.8 cm (5 x 7 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso: West Rock at Gay Head / Martha's Vineyard
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
1898.423
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr. and Melissa Renn, American Paintings at Harvard, Volume One: Paintings, Watercolors, and Pastels by Artists Born before 1826, Yale University Press (U.S.) and Harvard Art Museums (Cambridge and New Haven, 2014), pp. 422-23, cat. 386, ill.

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