Moroccan Courtyard
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
2006.27
People
Samuel Colman, American (Portland, ME 1832 - 1920 New York, NY)
Title
Moroccan Courtyard
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
c. 1871-1875
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on paper mounted to panel
Dimensions
20 x 16.4 cm (7 7/8 x 6 7/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l. l.: S. Colman
Provenance
Paul William Garber and Philip Garber, Brighton, MA, 2006; gift to Harvard University Art Museums, 2006.
Aquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Paul William Garber and Philip C. Garber, Class of 1956
Accession Year
2006
Object Number
2006.27
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
Publication History

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. 72, cat. 42, ill.

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Collection Highlights

Verification Level

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