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Identification and Creation
Object Number
4.1965.7
People
Unidentified Artist
Previously attributed to Josef Abel, Austrian (1764 - 1818)
Title
Plant and Insect Study: Gelseminum; Bombix or Bombyx Russula Butterfly
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
18th-19th century
Culture
Austrian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/311878
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor over graphite on cream antique laid paper
Dimensions
36.8 x 23.6 cm (14 1/2 x 9 5/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • watermark: countermark: IV
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Loan from the Collection of Edouard Sandoz
Object Number
4.1965.7
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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