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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1965.274
People
Ignace-Henri-Jean-Théodore Fantin-Latour, French (Grenoble, France 1836 - 1904 Buré (Orne), France)
Title
Self-Portrait
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1871
Culture
French
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Black chalk on cream wove paper
Dimensions
actual: 17.7 x 11.7 cm (6 15/16 x 4 5/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l.l., brown (?) ink: Fantin
  • inscription: lower center, black chalk: 17 Janvier 1871
Provenance
Sir Hugh Walpole (1884-1941), London and Keswick. [Charles E. Slatkin Galleries, New York], sold; to Paul J. Sachs, 1956, bequest; to Fogg Art Museum, 1965.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Meta and Paul J. Sachs
Accession Year
1965
Object Number
1965.274
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Léonce Bénédite, Exposition de L'Oeuve de Fantin-Latour, exh. cat., École Nationale des Beaux-Arts (Paris, 1906), p. 66, cat. no. 251

Mme. Victoria Dubourg Fantin-Latour, Catalogue de L'Oeuvre Complet (1849-1904) de Fantin-Latour, ed. Henri Floury (Paris, 1911), p. 67, cat. no. 571

Ernest Brown & Phillips, Ltd. and Leicester Galleries, Catalogue of an Exhibition of the Art Collection of the Late Sir Hugh Walpole, C.B.E.: Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, exh. cat. (London, 1945), p. 11, cat. no. 65

Edward Lucie-Smith, Henri Fantin-Latour, Rizzoli (New York, NY, 1977), pp. 20-21, repr. as plate 42

Exhibition History

Flowers of Evil: Symbolist Drawings, 1870–1910, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 05/21/2016 - 08/14/2016

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