Photo © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1999.329
People
Attributed to Gaetano Gandolfi, Italian (Bologna, Italy 1734 - 1802 Bologna, Italy)
Title
Standing Figure (Abraham?)
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
18th century
Culture
Italian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/312311
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black and white chalk, brown wash on cream antique laid paper
Dimensions
actual: 36.5 x 25.7 cm (14 3/8 x 10 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • watermark: 18th century Italian; horse rearing. See Robinson's Piranesi Monograph National Gallery, '86, #54-1757 - text page of folio printing of first 2 lettre di giustificazione included in earlier copies of le Antichita Romane (1756ff)
  • inscription: verso, lower left corner, graphite: C-544/I-30/20-
Provenance
Mrs. Eric Schroeder, Milton, MA, gift to HUAM, 1999.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of the Estate of Margaret F. Schroeder
Accession Year
1999
Object Number
1999.329
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
The Harvard Art Museums encourage the use of images found on this website for personal, noncommercial use, including educational and scholarly purposes. To request a higher resolution file of this image, please submit an online request.

This record has been reviewed by the curatorial staff but may be incomplete. Our records are frequently revised and enhanced. For more information please contact the Division of European and American Art at am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu