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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1.2018.86
People
Pieter Holsteyn II, Dutch (Haarlem, Netherlands 1614 - 1687 Haarlem, Netherlands)
Title
A Flower with Red Petals (Calsedonica)
Other Titles
Former Title: A Marigold
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
17th century
Culture
Dutch
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/360615
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Opaque and transparent watercolor on off-white antique laid paper
Dimensions
31.8 × 20.8 cm (12 1/2 × 8 3/16 in.)
Provenance
Sold [through Christie's, Amsterdam, November 18, 1985, lot 134 (as Dutch School, "A Marigold," ca. 1650)]; to Maida and George Abrams, Boston
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
The Maida and George Abrams Collection, Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, Promised Gift
Accession Year
2018
Object Number
1.2018.86
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Fine Dutch and Flemish Drawings, auct. cat. (Amsterdam, November 18, 1985), p. 22, lot 134, repr. as plate 51

Subjects and Contexts

Dutch, Flemish, & Netherlandish Drawings

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