Photo © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1931.26
People
Charles Stuart Forbes, American (Geneva, Switzerland 1856 - 1926)
Title
Scene in Venice
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1904
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/306504
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor over graphite on off-white illustration board
Dimensions
47.4 x 30.1 cm (18 11/16 x 11 7/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: graphite, l.l.: Charles S. Forbes / Venice-1904
  • inscription: verso, graphite: 5158 Olsson / 18 x 26 - 8051 / 81 mat [ ]
Provenance
Paul R. Forbes, El Paso, TX; his gift to the Fogg Art Museum, 1931.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Paul R. Forbes
Accession Year
1931
Object Number
1931.26
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
The Harvard Art Museums encourage the use of images found on this website for personal, noncommercial use, including educational and scholarly purposes. To request a higher resolution file of this image, please submit an online request.
Publication History

Danforth Museum of Art, Explorations in Realism 1870-1880: Frank Duveneck and his Circle from Bavaria to Venice, exh. cat. (Framingham, Massachusetts, 1989), cat. no. 59

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. 105, cat. 70, ill.

Exhibition History

Explorations in Realism 1870-1880: Frank Duveneck and his Circle from Bavaria to Venice, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, 04/21/1989 - 07/02/1989

This record has been reviewed by the curatorial staff but may be incomplete. Our records are frequently revised and enhanced. For more information please contact the Division of European and American Art at am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu