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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1982.37
People
Edward Hopper, American (Nyack NY 1882 - 1967 New York NY)
Title
Jenness House, Truro
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1934
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/309238
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor over graphite on white wove paper
Dimensions
actual: 35.6 x 50.9 cm (14 x 20 1/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: graphite, l.r.: To Harriet R. Jenness/Edward Hopper
  • inscription: graphite, lower right: To Harriet R. Jenness / Edward Hopper.
Provenance
Edward Hopper, gift; to Harriet R. Jenness, 1934, by descent; to Virginia Jenness, Cambridge Massachusetts, bequest; to Harvard University Art Museums, 1982.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Virginia Jenness
Accession Year
1982
Object Number
1982.37
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Gail Levin, Edward Hopper: A Catalogue Raisonné, Whitney Museum of American Art (New York, NY and London, England, 1995), vol. II, p. 266, no. W-297, reproduced in color

Virginia M. Mecklenburg, Edward Hopper: The Watercolors, exh. cat., National Museum of American Art and W. W. Norton & Company (Washington, D.C and New York, NY, 1999), fig. 128 (color), p. 127 ( as "Jenness House IV")

Gail Levin, The Complete Watercolors of Edward Hopper, Whitney Museum of American Art (New York, 2001), W-297, repr.

Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr., American Watercolors and Pastels 1875-1950 at the Fogg Art Museum, brochure, Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2006), checklist

Exhibition History

American Watercolors and Pastels, 1875-1950, at the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 04/08/2006 - 06/25/2006

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