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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2002.95.87
People
Unidentified Artist
Title
Martyrdom of Saint Agatha; verso: Figure Study
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
17th century
Culture
Flemish?
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/312475
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Brown ink, brown and gray wash, and black chalk over graphite on cream antique laid paper (?), partial framing line in brown ink, mounted overall to cream antique laid paper with gold leaf remnants from a previous mount; verso: red chalk and black chalk or graphite
Dimensions
27.3 x 17 cm (10 3/4 x 6 11/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: lower left, brown ink: L. 2461 (Thomas Thane)
  • collector's mark: lower right, black ink, stamp: L. 2170 (Jonathan Richardson, Jr.)
  • inscription: mount, verso, center, graphite: B. 821 [encircled]
  • inscription: mount, verso, lower right, graphite, erased: 5 [encircled]
  • inscription: verso, right center, ink: 116 [? as visible throught mount]
  • watermark: mount: VILLEDARY
  • inscription: verso, lower right, ink: 4
  • inscription: verso, brown ink: Arpino [? as visible through mount]
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Paul J. Haldeman
Accession Year
2002
Object Number
2002.95.87
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Subjects and Contexts

Dutch, Flemish, & Netherlandish Drawings

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