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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1932.270
People
Unidentified Artist
Title
Design for a Holy Water Font, and Architectural Ornaments; verso: Two Cartouches and Two Birds
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
16th century
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Italy, Tuscany, Florence
Culture
Italian
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Brown ink, brown wash, black chalk, heightened with white gouache on cream antique laid paper; verso: brown ink
Dimensions
actual: 25 x 17 cm (9 13/16 x 6 11/16 in.)
Provenance
Charles A. Loeser, Florence, Italy, Bequest to Fogg Art Museum, 1932.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Charles A. Loeser
Accession Year
1932
Object Number
1932.270
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Agnes Mongan and Paul J. Sachs, Drawings in the Fogg Museum of Art, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, MA, 1940), no. 271

Carlo Francini, "L'inventario della collezione Loeser alla Villa Gattaia", Bollettino della Società di Studi Fiorentini (2000), no. 6, p. 121 ("Cartella con quattro stelle rosse")

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