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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1963.157.1
People
Samuel Pendleton Cowardin III, American (Richmond, VA born 1921)
After Fra Angelico, Italian (nr. Vecchio, Italy c. 1400 - 1455 Rome, Italy)
Title
Madonna and Child Enthroned with Saints and Angels, after Fra Angelico
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1956
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/308696
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor over graphite on off-white wove paper, mounted to off-white card
Dimensions
15 x 22 cm (5 7/8 x 8 11/16 in.)
mount: 21.7 x 28 cm (8 9/16 x 11 in.)
image: 14 x 20.8 cm (5 1/2 x 8 3/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • label: upper edge of mount, paper, typed: PLATE XI
  • label: lower edge of mount, paper, typed: Fra Angelico. Madonna & Child Enthroned with Saints and Angels. Cortona, San Domenico / (Watercolor study made at the Uffizi, June, 1956)
Provenance
Samuel P. Cowardin III, gift; to the University Archives, transfer; to Fogg Art Museum, 1963.

NOTE: The drawings were sent to the Fogg from the University Archives formerly housed in Widener Library.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Samuel P. Cowardin, III
Accession Year
1963
Object Number
1963.157.1
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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