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Hood Museum of Art
Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH 03755

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Genre, Figure, Marine, and Narrative Painting

Though these categories of painting are less well represented, the Hood collection does include important genre paintings from the 1840s through the Reconstruction era as well as later figurative works by Elihu Vedder, Frederic Remington, and Frederick Carl Frieseke.


Some highlights with entries from the Hood collection catalogue American Art at Dartmouth:

Ilse Martha Bischoff, Picnic on the River, 1937

James Henry Cafferty, Preparing to Fish, 1846

Winslow Homer, Enchanted, 1874

Eastman Johnson, Back from the Orchard, 1876

George Cochran Lambdin, In the Beech Wood (In the Woods), 1862-64

Frederic Remington, Shotgun Hospitality, 1908

John Sloan, McSorley's Back Room, 1912

John Sloan, A Roof in Chelsea, New York, 1941

Lilly Martin Spencer, The Jolly Washerwoman, 1851

Last Updated: 5/11/09