Sherman Hoar (1860-1898)
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1978.128
People
Daniel Chester French, American (Exeter, NH 1850 - 1931 Glendale, MA)
Title
Sherman Hoar (1860-1898)
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
sculpture
Date
1899
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Plaster
Dimensions
63.5 x 47 x 36.8 cm (25 x 18 1/2 x 14 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: proper right of base: D. C. French sc., 1899
Provenance
From the artist to Sherman Hoar, the subject, 1899.
By descent to his grandson, Sherman Hoar.
Gift to Fogg Art Museum, 1978.
Aquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sherman Hoar
Accession Year
1978
Object Number
1978.128
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
Exhibition History

Daniel Chester French: An American Sculptor, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 09/30/1977 - 11/30/1977

Verification Level

4 - Best. Object is extensively researched, well described and information is vetted