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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2006.247.5
People
Christopher Wilmarth, American (Sonoma, CA 1943 - 1987 New York, NY)
Title
Saint
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1979
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor and graphite on layered off-white wove paper
Dimensions
25.9 x 18 cm (10 3/16 x 7 1/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • stamp and inscription: on verso, l.r.: CMW / W285 SWR
Provenance
[Hirschl & Adler Modern, New York, New York]. Nina Nielsen and John Baker, Carlisle, Massachusetts, gift; to the Harvard University Art Museums, 2003.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Nina Nielsen and John Baker
Copyright
© Estate of Christopher Wilmarth / Susan Wilmarth-Rabineau
Accession Year
2006
Object Number
2006.247.5
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Susan Stoops, The Contemporary Drawing: Existence, Passage and the Dream, exh. cat., Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University (Brandeis, MA, 1991), cat. no. 2, p. 39

Edward Saywell, Christopher Wilmarth: Drawing into Sculpture, exh. cat., Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2003), cat. no. 50, repr., p. 26

Exhibition History

The Contemporary Drawing: Existence, Passage and the Dream, Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, 03/17/1991 - 04/28/1991

Christopher Wilmarth: Sculpture and Works on Paper, Nielsen Gallery, Boston, 10/02/1993 - 11/13/1993

Christopher Wilmarth: Drawing into Sculpture, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 04/05/2003 - 06/29/2003

Reverie: Christopher Wilmarth, Before and After Mallarmé, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 05/20/2017 - 08/13/2017

Subjects and Contexts

Wilmarth

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