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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1998.270
People
Roger de La Fresnaye, French (Le Mans, France 1885 - 1925 Grasse, France)
Title
The Card Players
Other Titles
Original Language Title: Les Joueurs de Cartes
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1918
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/312364
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor on cream wove paper
Dimensions
19.7 x 26.7 cm (7 3/4 x 10 1/2 in.)
Provenance
[Jacques Seligmann Galleries, New York, New York], sold; to Lois Orswell, Pomfret Center, Connecticut, 1947, bequest; to Harvard University Art Museums, 1998.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, The Lois Orswell Collection
Accession Year
1998
Object Number
1998.270
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Marjorie B. Cohn and Sarah Kianovsky, Lois Orswell, David Smith, and Modern Art, exh. cat., Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2002), cat. no. 92, fig. 19 (color), pp. 47, 371, 374, 380, 381

Exhibition History

20th Century Abstract Painting and Sculpture, Rhode Island School of Design Museum, Providence, 04/16/1947 - 05/18/1947

20th Century Art in New England, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, Boston, 05/06/1948 - 06/30/1948

Cubism: Explorations and Adaptations, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 09/18/1982 - 10/26/1982

Lois Orswell, David Smith, and Modern Art, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/21/2002 - 02/16/2003

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