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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2018.40
People
Alexander Pope, American (Boston, Massachusetts 1849 - 1924 Hingham, Massachusetts)
Title
Skull; verso: head of a hunting dog holding a bird in its mouth
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
19th-20th century
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/361267
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on panel
Dimensions
35.5 × 29.8 cm (14 × 11 3/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: lower right: ALEXANDER POPE
Provenance
William H. and Abigail Booth Gerdts, gift; to Harvard Art Museums, 2018
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of William and Abigail Gerdts
Accession Year
2018
Object Number
2018.40
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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