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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1969.38
People
Joseph Lindon Smith, American (Pawtucket, RI 1863 - 1950 Dublin, NH)
Title
Ram's Head, after antiquity
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
19th-20th century
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/308845
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor and white gouache over graphite on off-white wove paper?
Dimensions
sight: 47.8 x 43.5 cm (18 13/16 x 17 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: graphite, l.l.: JOSEPH LINDON SMITH
  • label: backing board, black ink: MFA T.L. 2327 / E. W. Forbes
  • label: backing board, paper: J. F. OLSSON & CO. / MAKERS OF / HIGH GRADE FRAMES, / ART DEALERS. / HARVARD SQUARE, / CAMBRIDGE, MASS.
Provenance
Edward Waldo Forbes, Cambridge, MA; his bequest to the Fogg Art Museum, 1969.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Edward W. Forbes
Accession Year
1969
Object Number
1969.38
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Edward Waldo Forbes, History of the Fogg Art Museum, Unpublished (1956), vol. I, pp. 41, 66-67

Exhibition History

Paintings by Joseph Lindon Smith, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, 02/11/1931 - 03/11/1931

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