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Peacock Feather

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American (New York, NY 1840 - 1930 Harley Witney, Hampshire, England)
Peacock Feather, c. 1879-1882
Drawing
American
,
19th-20th century
Watercolor and gouache on off-white wove paper
30.5 x 24.6 cm (12 x 9 11/16 in.)
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Dr. Denman W. Ross
, 1917.6
Marks
signed: graphite, l.r.: C. H. Moore / 1917
Provenance
Denman W. Ross, Cambridge, MA; his gift to the Fogg Art Museum, 1917.
Bibliography
Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr. and Susan C. Ricci, "The Last Ruskinians", American Art Review (March -April 2007), XIX, no. 2, pp. 80-89, repr. p. 84

Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr., Virginia Anderson, Melissa Renn and Susan C. Ricci, The Last Ruskinians: Charles Eliot Norton, Charles Herbert Moore, and Their Circle, exh. cat., Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2007), pp. 21, 36, 66, 93, pl. 18 and cover (detail)

Christopher Newall, "Review of "The Last Ruskinians: Charles Eliot Norton, Charles Herbert Moore, and their Circle"", The Burlington Magazine (October 2007), CXLIX, no. 1255, pp. 709-710, p. 710, fig. 51

Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr., Virginia Anderson and Kimberly Orcutt, ed., American Paintings at Harvard, Volume Two, Paintings, Drawings, Pastels and Stained Glass by Artists Born 1826-1856, Harvard University Art Museums/Yale University Press (Cambridge, MA and New Haven, CT, 2008), p. 240, cat. 197, ill.

Exhibition History
American Watercolor Society Fifteenth Annual Exhibition, National Academy of Design, New York, 07/31/1882 - 07/31/1882
The Last Ruskinians: Charles Eliot Norton, Charles Herbert Moore, and Their Circle, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 04/07/2007 - 07/08/2007
Re-View: S426A (Large Niche) #1: CB30 Photography and Society & HAA172w American Art and Modernity, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 09/04/2009 - 10/04/2009