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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1.2018.103
People
Jacob Marrel, Dutch (Frankenthal 1613/14 - 1681 Frankfurt am Main)
Title
Four Tulips
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
c. 1637-1645
Culture
Dutch
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Opaque and transparent watercolor over graphite on parchment
Dimensions
34.5 x 45 cm (13 9/16 x 17 11/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: at each tulip, brown ink: Purper en Vyt. van. Reikart. Duck. Cornel. frug. geflampten.Potten backer. Gel en Rot. van Leyden
Provenance
E.L. Krelage, Haarlem. A. Wertheimer, Paris. [Schaeffer Galleries, New York]. Maida and George Abrams, Boston, 1979
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
The Maida and George Abrams Collection, Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, Promised Gift
Accession Year
2018
Object Number
1.2018.103
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

William W. Robinson, Seventeenth-Century Dutch Drawings: A Selection from the Maida and George Abrams Collection, exh. cat., H. O. Zimman, Inc. (Lynn, MA, 1991), cat. no. 99, pp. 216-217, repr.

Exhibition History

Seventeenth-Century Dutch Drawings: A Selection from the Maida and George Abrams Collection, Rijksprentenkabinet, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, 02/23/1991 - 04/18/1991; Albertina Gallery, Vienna, 05/16/1991 - 06/30/1991; Pierpont Morgan Library, New York, 01/22/1992 - 04/22/1992; Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 10/10/1992 - 12/06/1992

Bruegel to Rembrandt: Dutch and Flemish Drawings from the Maida and George Abrams Collection, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 03/22/2003 - 07/06/2003

Subjects and Contexts

Dutch, Flemish, & Netherlandish Drawings

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