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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2016.388
People
Bart Anthony van der Leck, Dutch (Utrecht, The Netherlands 1876-1958 Blaricum, The Netherlands)
Title
The Adoration of the Christ Child
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1905-1906
Culture
Dutch
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/355102
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Graphite and white chalk on beige paper
Dimensions
54.5 × 72.7 cm (21 7/16 × 28 5/8 in.)
framed: 81.6 × 102.2 cm (32 1/8 × 40 1/4 in.)
Provenance
Pieter Jan Christoffel Klaarhamer (1874-1954), Utrecht [1]; to his estate; to Floris Bremmer, The Hague, 1974, by descent; to Mrs. A. A. Bremmer-Hollmann, The Hague, sold [through her sale, Amsterdam, Christie’s, 12 December 1990, lot 251]. Marian E. David, New York sold; to [Battledore, Ltd (Dennis M. V. David and Justin K. Schiller), Kingston, New York, 1993], sold; to William W. Robinson and Kathryn K. Robinson, Newton, Massachusetts, October 1993, gift; to Havard Art Museums, 2016

Notes
[1] Klaarhamer was an architect and furniture designer who often collaborated with Van der Leck and shared a studio with him around the time the drawing was produced.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Kathryn, Charlotte, Lillian, and William W. Robinson in honor of Clifford S. Ackley
Accession Year
2016
Object Number
2016.388
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Franklin Einspruch, Fuse Visual Art Review: A Pair of Drawing Shows at the Harvard Art Museums, The Arts Fuse ([e-journal], June 9, 2016), http://artsfuse.org/146319/fuse-visual-arts-review-a-pair-of-drawing-shows-at-the-harvard-art-museums/, accessed June 9, 2016

Exhibition History

Flowers of Evil: Symbolist Drawings, 1870–1910, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 05/21/2016 - 08/14/2016

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