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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1991.483
People
Esther Heins, American (Brooklyn NY 1908-2007)
Title
Dogwood Berries (Cornus florida)
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1975
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/309869
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor and gouache on heavy off-white wove paper
Dimensions
actual: 35.9 x 26 cm (14 1/8 x 10 1/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: graphite, l.r.: Esther Heins 1975 ©
  • inscription: verso, lower edge, graphite: 223.86.19 / Dogwood Berries
  • inscription: verso, lower edge, graphite: Judith Leet October 1974 [Judith Leet is daughter of the artist, mother of the donor]
  • inscription: verso, top edge, graphite: S 31 Cornus Florida - 12 - Cornus Florida
Provenance
Kenneth Leet, New York, New York, gift; to Harvard University Art Museums, 1991.

NOTE: Donor is grandson of the artist.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Kenneth Leet in honor of Agnes Mongan
Accession Year
1991
Object Number
1991.483
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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