The Cleveland Museum of Art

Collection Online as of July 19, 2024

Evening; Morning

Evening; Morning

c. 1850
(American, 1817–1904)
Framed: 72 x 5 cm (28 3/8 x 1 15/16 in.); Diameter: 53.3 cm (21 in.)
Location: not on view

Description

Early in his career, Palmer made cameo portraits-gems or shells carved in low relief. The delicate carving of his marble representations of Morning and Evening can probably be attributed to his early experience with cameos.
  • (Michael Hall Fine Arts, New York).
  • CMA 1977: "Year in Review 1977," Bulletin LXV (January 1978), p. 38, cat. no. 13, repr. p. 24-25
    Year in Review: 1977. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH (organizer) (December 28, 1977-January 22, 1978).
  • {{cite web|title=Evening; Morning|url=false|author=Erastus Dow Palmer|year=c. 1850|access-date=19 July 2024|publisher=Cleveland Museum of Art}}

Source URL:

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