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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1924.139
People
Oscar Edward Cesare, American (Linkoping, Sweden 1885 - 1948 Stamford, CT)
Title
The Brave and War Proud Regiment will Always be Worthy of its Princely Chief
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
20th century
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/306300
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black ink and white gouache over graphite on off-white wove paper
Dimensions
actual: 57.2 x 37 cm (22 1/2 x 14 9/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: black ink, l.r.: Cesare
  • inscription: paper adhered to verso, ink and graphite, printed, handwritten and stamped: No. T5209 / STYLE / HALFTONE / WANTED / AM / SIZE
  • inscription: u.r., black ink: 62
  • inscription: lower margin, graphite: THE PROUD FATHER / "THE BRAVE AND WAR-PROOVED [sic] REGIMENT WILL ALWAYS / BE WORTHY OF ITS PRINCELY CHIEF" -- THE KAISER / 8 proofs
  • inscription: lower margin, blue ink, stamped: POST / ED
  • inscription: lower margin, graphite: 6 1/4
  • inscription: lower margin, graphite: 8:45 tonight to Room / 400
Provenance
[Arthur H. Harlow & Co., New York, New York], sold; to Paul J. Sachs, Cambridge, Massachusetts (L. 2091), 1919, gift; to the Fogg Art Museum, 1924.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Meta and Paul J. Sachs
Accession Year
1924
Object Number
1924.139
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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