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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1933.19
People
Charles Herbert Woodbury, American (Lynn, MA 1864 - 1940 Jamaica Plain, MA)
Title
Breaking Wave
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
before 1933
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/311138
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor & white gouache on off-white wove paper, mounted overall to cardboard
Dimensions
image: 43.1 x 53.2 cm (16 15/16 x 20 15/16 in.)
actual: 43.1 x 53.6 cm (16 15/16 x 21 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: black ink, l.r.: Woodbury
  • gallery label: verso, paper
  • inscription: verso, blue watercolor: Breaking Wave / [crossed off:] $400.00 ; [blue pencil:] $500
  • inscription: verso, graphite: [encircled:] L#
  • inscription: verso, black pencil: [Sam]?
  • inscription: verso, blue pencil: [encircled:] 17; 2P
  • inscription: verso, red pencil: [illeg.]
Provenance
Annie Swan Coburn, Chicago IL, Bequest to the Fogg Art Museum, 1933.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Annie Swan Coburn
Accession Year
1933
Object Number
1933.19
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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