page 12 recto Photo © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1946.35.12
People
Frederic Leighton, British (Scarborough England 1830 - 1896 London England)
Title
Street in Assisi; verso: Landscape/Townscape (continues on page 13 recto)
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing, sketchbook page
Date
19th century
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/47197
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Metalpoint on prepared paper
Dimensions
12.3 x 7.2 cm (4 13/16 x 2 13/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: recto, lower right, metalpoint, in artist's hand: Assisi
  • inscription: verso, metalpoint, in artist's hand: [color notations:] pink / pk vlt / violet blue / pink lighter / ghostly pink grey / silver grey grey
Provenance
Geoffrey Steele's Bookshop, Mahopac, NY, sold to Fogg, 1946.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Friends of the Fogg Art Museum Fund
Accession Year
1946
Object Number
1946.35.12
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Stacey Sell and Hugo Chapman, Drawing in Silver and Gold: Leonardo to Jasper Johns, exh. cat., National Gallery of Art (Washington, DC, 2015), p. 191, repr. p. 192 as fig. 3

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