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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1998.193
People
Unidentified Artist
Title
Design for Altar Frame dedicated to S. Bernardino; verso: Faint Architectural Designs for Altar Frame
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
c. 1560
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Italy, Tuscany, Siena
Culture
Italian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/312098
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Brown ink and brown wash over black and red chalk on off-white antique laid paper; verso: black chalk
Dimensions
actual: 40.8 x 12.7 cm (16 1/16 x 5 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • watermark: 3 hills in a circle, surmounted by a star
Provenance
H. (?) N. Baron von Slingelandt. information from B. Weinreb
H. (?) Bosch Reitz, Laren, Netherlands (?), by descent from his great grandfather. Gt. Grandfather: H. (?) N. Baron von Slingelandt; information from B. Weinreb
B. Weinreb Limited, London, sold to Seiden & de Cuevas, Inc., 1980. (Seiden & de Cuevas is now known as Vermeer Associates, Ltd)
Seiden & de Cuevas, Inc., Brampton, Ontario, Canada, purchased from B. Weinreb Limited, London, 6, sold to HUAM, 1998.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Purchase through the generosity of an anonymous donor and the Kate, Maurice R. and Melvin R. Seiden Fund in honor of F. Gordon and Elizabeth Morrill
Accession Year
1998
Object Number
1998.193
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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