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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2009.99
People
Unidentified Artist
Title
Col. Dudley Colman (1745-1797)
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
c. 1790
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions
5.1 x 2.5 cm (2 x 1 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: on verso: Col. Dudley Colman, Born Aug.t 13th 1745, Died Nov.r 16th 1791.
Provenance
Acquired at auction from Skinner, Inc., American Furniture & Decorative Arts, Sale 2482, Lot 1, November 8, 2009.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Purchase through the American Art Acquisition Fund
Accession Year
2009
Object Number
2009.99
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. 485-86, cat. 449, ill.

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