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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1898.61
People
Carel Frederik Bendorp the Elder, Dutch (Sas van Gent, Netherlands 1736 - 1814 Dordrecht, Netherlands)
Title
Venetian Scene (copy after A. Stork)
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1796
Culture
Dutch
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/312482
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black ink and gray wash over black chalk on two adhered sheets of off-white antique laid paper, with a framing line in brown ink
Dimensions
actual: 30.7 x 39.3 cm (12 1/16 x 15 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: lower left, gray ink: A: Stork pinxit K. F. Bendorp del 1796.
  • inscription: lower left, graphite: 336 [encircled]
  • inscription: lower left, graphite: A. Stork. / Amsterdam 1650-1708
  • inscription: lower right, graphite: Smithson Col
  • inscription: lower right, graphite: N. 10
  • watermark: unidentified [fleur de lys atop a crowned shield with D+G B]
  • collector's mark: verso, center, purple ink stamp and brown ink: L. 2130 [with accompanying inscription] 9 [crossed out] / 7. (John Witt Randall Collection at Harvard College)
  • inscription: verso, center, graphite: rt [overlined]
Provenance
Smithson*. John Witt Randall, Boston, Massachusetts, bequest; to Belinda Lull Randall, Boston, Massachusetts, 1892, gift; to Fogg Art Museum, 1892.

*From annotation on mat in JWR's hand.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Belinda L. Randall from the collection of John Witt Randall
Accession Year
1898
Object Number
1898.61
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Agnes Mongan and Paul J. Sachs, Drawings in the Fogg Museum of Art, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, 1940), vol. 1, cat. no. 545, p. 289

Subjects and Contexts

Dutch, Flemish, & Netherlandish Drawings

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