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Identification and Creation
Object Number
Charles Herbert Moore, American (New York, NY 1840 - 1930 Harley Witney, Hampshire, England)
Work Type
c. 1865-1867
Persistent Link
Physical Descriptions
Watercolor over graphite on off-white wove paper
20 x 28.7 cm (7 7/8 x 11 5/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: graphite, l.c.: C. H. Moore
Fine Arts Department, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA; transferred to Fogg Art Museum, 1926.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Transfer from the Fine Arts Department, Harvard University
Accession Year
Object Number
European and American Art
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Publication History

Bruce Weber, The Apple of America: The Apple in 19th-century American Art, exh. cat., Berry-Hill Galleries, Inc. (New York, NY, 1993), p. 9, fig. 14; checklist, p. 48

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. 84

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. 62, 93, pl. 12

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. 235, cat. 184, ill.

Exhibition History

The Apple of America: The Apple in 19th Century American Art, Berry-Hill Galleries, Inc., New York, 05/05/1993 - 06/26/1993

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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