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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2017.229
People
Julien Hudson, American (New Orleans 1811 - 1844 New Orleans)
Title
Portrait of a Young Woman in White
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
1840
Culture
American
Location
Level 2, Room 2200, European and American Art, 17th–19th century, The Emergence of Romanticism in Early Nineteenth-Century France
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
73 × 60.3 cm (28 3/4 × 23 3/4 in.)
framed: 96 × 82.5 cm (37 13/16 × 32 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l.r., red paint: J. Hudson / 1840
  • label: verso, printed: Hirschl & Adler / The Crown Building / 730 Fifth Avenue / New York, NY 10019 / T 212.535.8810 F 212.772.7237 / Stock No. APG 20934D / Artist: Hudson, Julien (1811-1844) / Title: Portrait of a Young Lady in White / Medium: Oil on canvas / Size: 28 3/4" x 23 3/4" / Date: 1840
Provenance
Private collection, Kansas City, MO and California, late 1920s to early 1970s, by descent; to their great-niece and nephew, early 1970s to 1979, gift; to private collection, 1979 to 2017, sold [through Hirschl & Adler Galleries, New York]; to Harvard Art Museums, 2017
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Richard Norton Memorial Fund
Accession Year
2017
Object Number
2017.229
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Ethan Lasser, "The Unknown Sitter", Index Magazine ([e-journal], March 15, 2018), https://www.harvardartmuseums.org/article/the-unknown-sitter, accessed March 16, 2018

Exhibition History

32Q: 2200 19th Century, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 03/19/2019 - 01/01/2050

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