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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1926.33.121
People
Charles Herbert Moore, American (New York, NY 1840 - 1930 Harley Witney, Hampshire, England)
Title
Illuminated Letter O, after Medieval Psalter
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
c. 1876-1878
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/306362
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor, white gouache, gold paint, and black ink on off-white wove paper
Dimensions
24.1 x 15.2 cm (9 1/2 x 6 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: under image, graphite, in artist's hand: Psalter of the end of the 12th Cent.
  • inscription: u.l., graphite: 5 7/8
  • inscription: l.l., graphite: 7 3/4
Provenance
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
1926
Object Number
1926.33.121
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

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. 68, 94, pl. 21

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. 251, cat. 243, ill.

Exhibition History

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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