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Identification and Creation
Object Number
H843
People
Albert Gallatin Hoit (Sandwich, NH 1809 - 1856 West Roxbury, MA)
Pietro Bachi (Palermo, Sicily, Italy 1787-1853 Boston, MA)
Title
Pietro Bachi (1787-1853)
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
c. 1851-1853
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
76.5 x 63.8 cm (30 1/8 x 25 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • (not assigned): stencil on reverse: "From / J.J. Adams / 99 Washington St. / Boston"
Provenance
Charles (1817-1889) and Mary Anna (Bachi) Carruth (1828-1896), Boston; to their son, Charles Carruth, and his wife, Agnes (Tucker) Carruth, c. 1896, Concord, MA, and Bermuda; descent in family to Mrs. Joan Tucker Fowle, Bermuda; to her nephew, John Tucker Abbott (1915-2001), 1992; sold at auction, Skinner, Inc., 2007.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard University Portrait Collection, Purchased for the Harvard Portrait Collection, 2008
Accession Year
2008
Object Number
H843
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

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 (U.S.) and Harvard Art Museums (Cambridge and New Haven, 2014), pp. 263-64, cat. 212, ill.

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