Photo © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
H125
People
Sarah Hammond Palfrey, American (Boston, MA 1823 - 1914)
Charles Timothy Brooks (1813 - 1883)
Title
Charles Timothy Brooks (1813-1883)
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
c. 1878
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/310791
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on panel
Dimensions
30.5 x 22.7 cm (12 x 8 15/16 in.)
framed: 44.5 x 36.8 x 5.1 cm (17 1/2 x 14 1/2 x 2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso: This unfinished sketch of/Rev. Charles T. Brooks was painted/by Miss Sarah H. Palfrey, and/about 30 years later given by/her to the Harvard Divinity/Library. March 5, 1908.
Provenance
Gift of the artist, Sarah H. Palfrey, to the Harvard Divinity School, 1908
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard University Portrait Collection, Gift of the artist, Sarah H. Palfrey, to the Harvard Divinity School, 1908
Object Number
H125
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Laura M. Huntsinger, Harvard Portraits: A Catalogue of Portrait Paintings at Harvard University, ed. Alan Burroughs, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, MA, 1936), pp. 30-31

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