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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1916.687
People
Joseph Lindon Smith, American (Pawtucket, RI 1863 - 1950 Dublin, NH)
Title
Palazzo Bernardo, Venice, Italy; verso: Sketch of the Palazzo Bernardo
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1889
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/306033
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor and white gouache over graphite on off-white wove paper; verso: graphite
Dimensions
77.5 x 56.2 cm (30 1/2 x 22 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: watercolor, l.r.: JOSEPH LINDEN SMITH / 1889
  • inscription: l.r., watercolor, in artist's hand: PALAZZO BERNADO [sic], / VENICE
  • label: backing board, black ink: Museum of Fine Arts / Fogg Museum / TL 2314
  • watermark: J. WHATMAN 1888
Provenance
Gift (?) of the artist to Denman W. Ross, Cambridge, MA; his gift to the Fogg Art Museum, 1916.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Dr. Denman W. Ross
Accession Year
1916
Object Number
1916.687
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Elizabeth Anne McCauley and Alan Chong, Gondola Days: Isabella Stewart Gardner and the Palazzo Barbaro Circle, exh. cat., Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum (Boston, 2004), p. 275, fig. 209 (color)

Exhibition History

Paintings by Joseph Lindon Smith, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, 02/11/1931 - 03/11/1931

Gondola Days: Isabella Stewart Gardner and the Palazzo Barbaro Circle, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston, 04/21/2004 - 08/15/2004

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