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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1943.1248.19
People
Wedgwood, British (founded 1759 )
Title
Emma Crewe
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
relief, sculpture
Date
18th century
Places
Creation Place: Europe, United Kingdom, England, Etruria
Culture
British
Physical Descriptions
Medium
White jasperware head on dipped black ground
Technique
Jasperware
Dimensions
sight: 2.1 x 1.9 x 1 cm (13/16 x 3/4 x 3/8 in.)
Provenance
Frederick Rathbone, London, England, Sold to Winthrop, 1910.
Grenville Lindall Winthrop, New York, NY, Purchased from Rathbone, 1910, Bequest to Fogg Art Museum, 1943. Winthrop paid $450 (£92 8s) for two framed sets of portrait cameos: 1943.1248 and .1249, through Cooper and Griffith, Rathbone's New York agents.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
Accession Year
1943
Object Number
1943.1248.19
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Crewe in right profile, with hair elaborately dressed.
Publication History

Jean Gorely, "The Winthrop Collection", Old Wedgwood, Wellesley Press, Inc. (Wellesley, MA, 1943), no. 10, pp. 132-139, pp. 135, 136

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