Perry Albert Cohea
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
2006.192
People
Raphaelle Peale, American (Annapolis, MD 1774 - 1825 Philadelphia, PA)
Title
Perry Albert Cohea
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
c. 1800-1810
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions
7 x 5.5 cm (2 3/4 x 2 3/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: r.c.: R. Peale
Provenance
Private collection; with Angela Einstein, Cambridge, MA, 2006.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Daniel A. Pollack, Class of 1960, American Art Acquisition Fund
Accession Year
2006
Object Number
2006.192
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
Publication History

Harvard University Art Museums, Harvard University Art Museums Annual Report 2006-7 (Cambridge, MA, 2008), ill. p. 18

Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr. and Melissa Renn, American Paintings at Harvard, Volume One: Paintings, Watercolors, and Pastels by Artists Born before 1826, Yale University Press and Harvard Art Museums (Cambridge and New Haven, 2014), p. 390, cat. 353, ill.

Exhibition History

HAA 1 Survey Course: Landmarks of World Art and Architecture [Spring 2007], Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 02/26/2007 - 04/08/2007

HAA 1 Survey Course (S421): Landmarks of World Art and Architecture [Spring 2009], Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 02/12/2009 - 05/10/2009

HAA 1 Survey Course (S421): Landmarks of World Art and Architecture (Spring 2010), Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 02/05/2010 - 05/09/2010

Subjects and Contexts

Collection Highlights

Verification Level

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