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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1981.164
People
Frederick William Lock, British (London, England active 1843 - 1871)
Title
Niagara in Winter
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1861
Culture
British
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Colored pencil & chalk, watercolor & brown ink over graphite on off-white paper
Dimensions
mount: 27 x 44.3 cm (10 5/8 x 17 7/16 in.)
actual: 14 x 29.6 cm (5 1/2 x 11 5/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: brown ink, l.r.: F.W. Lock, 1861
  • inscription: lower edge of mount, graphite: see back
  • inscription: l.r. of mount: NYY 364
  • inscription: verso, center, graphite: Niagara in Winter / F.W. Lock 1856
  • inscription: verso, l.l., graphite: A92203
  • inscription: verso, u.l., graphite: no. 34
  • inscription: verso, u.l., black ink: £3.30
Provenance
Frederick R. Koch, Purchased at Christie's, 1981, Gift to Fogg Art Museum, 1981. Sold at Christie's, 3/26 - 3/27/81 as lot 562.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Frederick R. Koch
Accession Year
1981
Object Number
1981.164
Division
European and American Art
Contact
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Publication History

American posters and prints, drawings and watercolors, auct. cat., Christie's, New York (New York, NY, March 26, 1981 - March 27, 1981), lot no. 562, p. 128

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