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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1917.165
People
Charles Herbert Moore, American (New York, NY 1840 - 1930 Harley Witney, Hampshire, England)
Title
San Barnaba, Venice
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
c. 1876-1877
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/305982
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor and gouache over graphite on buff wove paper
Dimensions
27.3 x 19.1 cm (10 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: l.r., graphite, in artist's hand: Tide at point of [ ... ]
  • inscription: verso, graphite: Rio St. Barnaba
Provenance
Denman W. Ross, Cambridge, MA, gift; to Fogg Art Museum, 1917
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Dr. Denman W. Ross
Accession Year
1917
Object Number
1917.165
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Margaretta M. Lovell, A Visitable Past: Views of Venice by American Artists, 1860-1915, University of Chicago Press (Chicago, IL and London, England, 1989), p. 59-60, fig. 65

Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr. and Susan C. Ricci, "The Last Ruskinians", American Art Review (March -April 2007), XIX, no. 2, pp. 80-89, repr. p. 81

Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr., Virginia Anderson, Melissa Renn, and Susan C. Ricci, The Last Ruskinians: Charles Eliot Norton, Charles Herbert Moore, and Their Circle, exh. cat., Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2007), pp. 71, 94, pl. 26

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. 241, cat. 198, ill.

Marie Frank, Denman Ross and American Design Theory, University Press of New England (Hanover, NH, 2011), p. 33, repr. p. 34 as fig. 1.3

Exhibition History

American Watercolor Society Fifteenth Annual Exhibition, National Academy of Design, New York, 01/01/1882 - 01/01/1882

The Last Ruskinians: Charles Eliot Norton, Charles Herbert Moore, and Their Circle, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 04/07/2007 - 07/08/2007

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