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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1.2018.293
People
Cornelis Troost, Dutch (Amsterdam, Netherlands 1696 - 1750 Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Title
A Park Scene
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1740s
Culture
Dutch
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/360062
Location
Level 3, Room 3610, University Teaching Gallery
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Opaque watercolor on off-white antique laid paper, partial framing line in black ink
Dimensions
43.2 × 59 cm (17 × 23 1/4 in.)
Frame 27" x 33 1/2"
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: lower left, in red opaque watercolor: C. Troost
Provenance
[Sotheby's, New York, January 14, 1992, lot 105]; [Otto Naumann, Ltd., New York], sold; to Maida and George Abrams, Boston, 1992
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Maida and George Abrams Collection, Boston, Long Term Loan
Object Number
1.2018.293
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Walkers Monthly, volume 80, August 1934, p. 4, repr. (as "Woods near The Hague, Holland"

J. W. Niemeijer, Cornelis Troost, 1696-1750, Van Gorcum & Company (Assen, 1973), p. 388, no. 871 T, illus.

Old Master Drawings, auct. cat., Sotheby's, New York (New York, January 14, 1992), lot 105, repr.

Exhibition History

Mirror of Holland: Drawings from the Maida and George Abrams Collection, Part 1, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, 11/20/2010 - 03/06/2011

Crossroads: Drawing the Dutch Landscape, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 05/21/2022 - 08/14/2022

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