Camera Obscura Image Of Memorial Hall, Harvard University
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
P2000.136
People
Abelardo Morell, Cuban (Cuba born 1948)
Title
Camera Obscura Image of Memorial Hall, Harvard University
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1999
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States, Massachusetts, Cambridge
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
image: 45.8 x 56.8 cm (18 1/16 x 22 3/8 in.)
sheet: 50.8 x 60.7 cm (20 x 23 7/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso, lower left, graphite, in artist's hand: ABELARDO MORELL
  • inscription: verso, lower center, graphite, in artist's hand: GIFT to THE DEPARTMENT OF PHOTOGRAPHS - FOGG ART MUSEUM 4/10/00
  • inscription: verso, lower right, graphite, in artist's hand: CAMERA OBSCRUA IMAGE OF MEMORIAL HALL, HARVARD UNIVERSITY, IN ROOM, 1999 1/30
Provenance
Abelardo Morell, Brookline, Massachusetts, gift to the Harvard University Art Museum, 2000.
Aquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of the artist
Accession Year
2000
Object Number
P2000.136
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
Exhibition History

The Art of Looking, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 01/31/2013 - 06/01/2013

Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted