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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1944.13.9
People
Ephraim Whitman Gurney, American (Boston, MA 1829 - 1886 Beverly Farms, MA)
Title
Seacoast with Boats and House, Nahant, Massachusetts
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1843
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/307945
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Brown wash over graphite on ivory wove paper
Dimensions
sheet: 17.7 x 26.2 cm (6 15/16 x 10 5/16 in.)
16.3 x 21 cm (6 7/16 x 8 1/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • stamp: verso, purple, stamped: Harvard College Library / From the Estate of / Professor E. W. Gurney / May 3, 1899
  • inscription: verso, upper edge, graphite: Nahant 1843
Provenance
Gift of artist's estate to Harvard College Library, 1899.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Harvard College Library, from the estate of Professor E. W. Gurney, 1899
Accession Year
1944
Object Number
1944.13.9
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Folded over at left, right, and lower edges.

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