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Paintings

From late 18th-century portraits to contemporary abstraction, the museum’s American paintings represent such varied artists as Thomas Sully, Lilly Martin Spencer, Winslow Homer, Frederic Remington, Henry Ossawa Tanner, Georgia O’Keeffe, Mark Rothko, Alice Neal, Sean Scully, and Dartmouth artists-in-residence from the 1930s to today.

The Menemon Sanford
James Bard, American, 1815 - 1897
The Menemon Sanford
1855
2005.41
The Menemon Sanford
James Bard, American, 1815 - 1897
The Menemon Sanford
1855
2005.41
To The Rescue
Dorothea Tanning, American, 1910 - 2012
To The Rescue
1965
2006.15
To The Rescue
Dorothea Tanning, American, 1910 - 2012
To The Rescue
1965
2006.15
Wall of Light, Summer
Sean Scully, American, born 1945
Wall of Light, Summer
2005
2006.16
Wall of Light, Summer
Sean Scully, American, born 1945
Wall of Light, Summer
2005
2006.16
Untitled (Bald Woman with Skeleton)
Jackson Pollock, American, 1912 - 1956
Untitled (Bald Woman with Skeleton)
about 1938-1941
2006.93
Untitled (Bald Woman with Skeleton)
Jackson Pollock, American, 1912 - 1956
Untitled (Bald Woman with Skeleton)
about 1938-1941
2006.93
Jonathan Simpson (1711-1795)
Joseph Blackburn, English, active 1752 - 1778, active in North America, 1754 - 176
Jonathan Simpson (1711-1795)
1758
2007.83
Jonathan Simpson (1711-1795)
Joseph Blackburn, English, active 1752 - 1778, active in North America, 1754 - 176
Jonathan Simpson (1711-1795)
1758
2007.83
An Abundance of Fruit
James Peale, American, 1749 - 1831
An Abundance of Fruit
about 1820-1825
2010.61
An Abundance of Fruit
James Peale, American, 1749 - 1831
An Abundance of Fruit
about 1820-1825
2010.61
Mountain Stream
Marguerite Thompson Zorach, American, 1887 - 1968
Mountain Stream
about 1917
2012.42
Mountain Stream
Marguerite Thompson Zorach, American, 1887 - 1968
Mountain Stream
about 1917
2012.42
Eben Flagg (1795-1837)
Washington Allston, American, 1779 - 1843
Eben Flagg (1795-1837)
about 1801
2013.25
Eben Flagg (1795-1837)
Washington Allston, American, 1779 - 1843
Eben Flagg (1795-1837)
about 1801
2013.25
Étaples and the Canche River at Dusk (formerly titled Untitled (Dusk Scene of a Flooded River and Nearby...
Henry Ossawa Tanner, American, 1859 - 1937
Étaples and the Canche River at Dusk (formerly titled Untitled (Dusk Scene of a Flooded River and Nearby...
about 1918
2014.76
Étaples and the Canche River at Dusk (formerly titled Untitled (Dusk Scene of a Flooded River and Nearby...
Henry Ossawa Tanner, American, 1859 - 1937
Étaples and the Canche River at Dusk (formerly titled Untitled (Dusk Scene of a Flooded River and Nearby...
about 1918
2014.76
Tannery in the Catskills
Attributed to William Hart, American (born Scotland), 1823 - 1894
Tannery in the Catskills
early 1850s
2015.25
Tannery in the Catskills
Attributed to William Hart, American (born Scotland), 1823 - 1894
Tannery in the Catskills
early 1850s
2015.25
A New England Landscape (Oak Tree and Evergreen)
Rockwell Kent, American, 1882 - 1971
A New England Landscape (Oak Tree and Evergreen)
1903
P.2000.26
A New England Landscape (Oak Tree and Evergreen)
Rockwell Kent, American, 1882 - 1971
A New England Landscape (Oak Tree and Evergreen)
1903
P.2000.26
Emily Henderson Cowperthwaite
Irving Ramsey Wiles, American, 1861 - 1948
Emily Henderson Cowperthwaite
1902
P.2004.37
Emily Henderson Cowperthwaite
Irving Ramsey Wiles, American, 1861 - 1948
Emily Henderson Cowperthwaite
1902
P.2004.37
John Phillips (1719-1795), Dartmouth Trustee, 1773-1793
Joseph Steward, American, 1753 - 1822
John Phillips (1719-1795), Dartmouth Trustee, 1773-1793
1794-1796
P.793.1
John Phillips (1719-1795), Dartmouth Trustee, 1773-1793
Joseph Steward, American, 1753 - 1822
John Phillips (1719-1795), Dartmouth Trustee, 1773-1793
1794-1796
P.793.1
The Reverend Eleazar Wheelock (1711-1779), 1st President of Dartmouth College (1769-1779)
Joseph Steward, American, 1753 - 1822
The Reverend Eleazar Wheelock (1711-1779), 1st President of Dartmouth College (1769-1779)
1793-1796
P.793.2
The Reverend Eleazar Wheelock (1711-1779), 1st President of Dartmouth College (1769-1779)
Joseph Steward, American, 1753 - 1822
The Reverend Eleazar Wheelock (1711-1779), 1st President of Dartmouth College (1769-1779)
1793-1796
P.793.2
Daniel Webster (Black Dan) (1782-1852), Class of 1801
Francis Alexander, American, 1800 - 1880
Daniel Webster (Black Dan) (1782-1852), Class of 1801
1835
P.836.3
Daniel Webster (Black Dan) (1782-1852), Class of 1801
Francis Alexander, American, 1800 - 1880
Daniel Webster (Black Dan) (1782-1852), Class of 1801
1835
P.836.3
Peter Olcott (1733-1808), Class of 1790H, Dartmouth Trustee
Joseph Steward, American, 1753 - 1822
Peter Olcott (1733-1808), Class of 1790H, Dartmouth Trustee
about 1790
P.893.1
Peter Olcott (1733-1808), Class of 1790H, Dartmouth Trustee
Joseph Steward, American, 1753 - 1822
Peter Olcott (1733-1808), Class of 1790H, Dartmouth Trustee
about 1790
P.893.1
George Perkins Marsh (1801-1882), Class of 1820
George Peter Alexander Healy, American, 1813 - 1894
George Perkins Marsh (1801-1882), Class of 1820
about 1845
P.901.4
George Perkins Marsh (1801-1882), Class of 1820
George Peter Alexander Healy, American, 1813 - 1894
George Perkins Marsh (1801-1882), Class of 1820
about 1845
P.901.4
Shotgun Hospitality
Frederic Remington, American, 1861 - 1909
Shotgun Hospitality
1908
P.909.2
Shotgun Hospitality
Frederic Remington, American, 1861 - 1909
Shotgun Hospitality
1908
P.909.2
Edward Tuck (1842-1938), Class of 1862
Joseph Rodefer DeCamp, American, 1858 - 1923
Edward Tuck (1842-1938), Class of 1862
1919
P.920.4
Edward Tuck (1842-1938), Class of 1862
Joseph Rodefer DeCamp, American, 1858 - 1923
Edward Tuck (1842-1938), Class of 1862
1919
P.920.4
The Architect (Portrait of John Joseph Borie, III, 1869-1926)
Thomas Eakins, American, 1844 - 1916
The Architect (Portrait of John Joseph Borie, III, 1869-1926)
1896-1898
P.935.1.19
The Architect (Portrait of John Joseph Borie, III, 1869-1926)
Thomas Eakins, American, 1844 - 1916
The Architect (Portrait of John Joseph Borie, III, 1869-1926)
1896-1898
P.935.1.19
Portrait (Cubist Portrait; Portrait of a Young Woman)
Max Weber, American (born Russia, now Poland), 1881 - 1961
Portrait (Cubist Portrait; Portrait of a Young Woman)
1911
P.935.1.74
Portrait (Cubist Portrait; Portrait of a Young Woman)
Max Weber, American (born Russia, now Poland), 1881 - 1961
Portrait (Cubist Portrait; Portrait of a Young Woman)
1911
P.935.1.74
The Lone Fisherman
William Merritt Chase, American, 1849 - 1916
The Lone Fisherman
about 1892
P.940.40
The Lone Fisherman
William Merritt Chase, American, 1849 - 1916
The Lone Fisherman
about 1892
P.940.40
Beaver Meadow
Paul Sample, American, 1896 - 1974
Beaver Meadow
1939
P.943.126.1
Beaver Meadow
Paul Sample, American, 1896 - 1974
Beaver Meadow
1939
P.943.126.1
George Ticknor (1791-1871), Class of 1807
Thomas Sully, American, 1783 - 1872
George Ticknor (1791-1871), Class of 1807
1831
P.943.130
George Ticknor (1791-1871), Class of 1807
Thomas Sully, American, 1783 - 1872
George Ticknor (1791-1871), Class of 1807
1831
P.943.130
A Roof in Chelsea, New York
John Sloan, American, 1871 - 1951
A Roof in Chelsea, New York
about 1941, with additions in 1945 and 1951
P.946.12.2
A Roof in Chelsea, New York
John Sloan, American, 1871 - 1951
A Roof in Chelsea, New York
about 1941, with additions in 1945 and 1951
P.946.12.2
McSorley's Back Room (Back Room of McSorley's Bar)
John Sloan, American, 1871 - 1951
McSorley's Back Room (Back Room of McSorley's Bar)
April 5, 1912
P.946.24
McSorley's Back Room (Back Room of McSorley's Bar)
John Sloan, American, 1871 - 1951
McSorley's Back Room (Back Room of McSorley's Bar)
April 5, 1912
P.946.24
Harlem Loge
Ilse Martha Bischoff, American, 1901 - 1990
Harlem Loge
about 1934
P.948.35
Harlem Loge
Ilse Martha Bischoff, American, 1901 - 1990
Harlem Loge
about 1934
P.948.35
Street Fight
Jared French, American, 1905 - 1988
Street Fight
about 1935
P.950.32.5
Street Fight
Jared French, American, 1905 - 1988
Street Fight
about 1935
P.950.32.5
Industrial Landscape (The Suburbs; Modern Industry)
Preston Dickinson, American, 1891 - 1930
Industrial Landscape (The Suburbs; Modern Industry)
1919
P.950.64
Industrial Landscape (The Suburbs; Modern Industry)
Preston Dickinson, American, 1891 - 1930
Industrial Landscape (The Suburbs; Modern Industry)
1919
P.950.64
Hunt Farm (Daybreak)
Maxfield Parrish, American, 1870 - 1966
Hunt Farm (Daybreak)
1948
P.950.73
Hunt Farm (Daybreak)
Maxfield Parrish, American, 1870 - 1966
Hunt Farm (Daybreak)
1948
P.950.73
Lake Superior
Lawren Stewart Harris, Canadian, 1885 - 1970
Lake Superior
about 1948
P.951.77
Lake Superior
Lawren Stewart Harris, Canadian, 1885 - 1970
Lake Superior
about 1948
P.951.77
The Closed Door
Ernest L. Major, American, 1864 - 1950
The Closed Door
about 1914
P.951.82
The Closed Door
Ernest L. Major, American, 1864 - 1950
The Closed Door
about 1914
P.951.82
Self-Portrait, Working
John Sloan, American, 1871 - 1951
Self-Portrait, Working
1916
P.952.43
Self-Portrait, Working
John Sloan, American, 1871 - 1951
Self-Portrait, Working
1916
P.952.43
Mrs. Daniel (Grace Fletcher) Webster (1781-1828)
Chester Harding, American, 1792 - 1866
Mrs. Daniel (Grace Fletcher) Webster (1781-1828)
about 1828
P.953.28
Mrs. Daniel (Grace Fletcher) Webster (1781-1828)
Chester Harding, American, 1792 - 1866
Mrs. Daniel (Grace Fletcher) Webster (1781-1828)
about 1828
P.953.28
Picnic on the River
Ilse Martha Bischoff, American, 1901 - 1990
Picnic on the River
1937
P.959.108
Picnic on the River
Ilse Martha Bischoff, American, 1901 - 1990
Picnic on the River
1937
P.959.108
Floyd Dell
John Sloan, American, 1871 - 1951
Floyd Dell
1914
P.959.141
Floyd Dell
John Sloan, American, 1871 - 1951
Floyd Dell
1914
P.959.141
The Boat House
Ernest Lawson, American, 1873 - 1939
The Boat House
not dated
P.960.57.4
The Boat House
Ernest Lawson, American, 1873 - 1939
The Boat House
not dated
P.960.57.4
Lilac and Orange over Ivory
Mark Rothko, American (born in Lativa), 1903 - 1970
Lilac and Orange over Ivory
1953
P.961.123
Lilac and Orange over Ivory
Mark Rothko, American (born in Lativa), 1903 - 1970
Lilac and Orange over Ivory
1953
P.961.123
New Hampshire (White Mountain Landscape)
Regis Francois Gignoux, French, 1814 - 1882
New Hampshire (White Mountain Landscape)
about 1864
P.961.1
New Hampshire (White Mountain Landscape)
Regis Francois Gignoux, French, 1814 - 1882
New Hampshire (White Mountain Landscape)
about 1864
P.961.1
The Giants Dance
Kay Sage, American, 1898 - 1963
The Giants Dance
1944
P.964.127
The Giants Dance
Kay Sage, American, 1898 - 1963
The Giants Dance
1944
P.964.127
Farewell
George Tooker, American, 1920 - 2011
Farewell
1966
P.967.76
Farewell
George Tooker, American, 1920 - 2011
Farewell
1966
P.967.76
Rowing on a Mountain Lake
Thomas Doughty, American, 1793 - 1856
Rowing on a Mountain Lake
about 1835
P.967.88
Rowing on a Mountain Lake
Thomas Doughty, American, 1793 - 1856
Rowing on a Mountain Lake
about 1835
P.967.88
Francisco
Paul Cadmus, American, 1904 - 1999
Francisco
1933 and 1940
P.969.64.4
Francisco
Paul Cadmus, American, 1904 - 1999
Francisco
1933 and 1940
P.969.64.4
Lake Nicaragua
Norton Bush, American, 1834 - 1894
Lake Nicaragua
1871
P.970.56
Lake Nicaragua
Norton Bush, American, 1834 - 1894
Lake Nicaragua
1871
P.970.56
Untitled (R. A. on P. #9)
Jack Tworkov, American (born Poland), 1900 - 1982
Untitled (R. A. on P. #9)
1972
P.973.116
Untitled (R. A. on P. #9)
Jack Tworkov, American (born Poland), 1900 - 1982
Untitled (R. A. on P. #9)
1972
P.973.116
Supper
Alex Katz, American, born 1927
Supper
1974
P.975.70
Supper
Alex Katz, American, born 1927
Supper
1974
P.975.70
Composition - Times Square (Composition de Broadway)
George L. K. Morris, American, 1905 - 1975
Composition - Times Square (Composition de Broadway)
1945
P.976.201
Composition - Times Square (Composition de Broadway)
George L. K. Morris, American, 1905 - 1975
Composition - Times Square (Composition de Broadway)
1945
P.976.201
Standard Station, Amarillo, Texas
Edward Joseph Ruscha, American, born 1937
Standard Station, Amarillo, Texas
1963
P.976.281
Standard Station, Amarillo, Texas
Edward Joseph Ruscha, American, born 1937
Standard Station, Amarillo, Texas
1963
P.976.281
Daniel Algis Alkaitis, Class of 1965
Alice Neel, American, 1900 - 1984
Daniel Algis Alkaitis, Class of 1965
1967
P.978.155
Daniel Algis Alkaitis, Class of 1965
Alice Neel, American, 1900 - 1984
Daniel Algis Alkaitis, Class of 1965
1967
P.978.155
Black Enigma
Adolph Gottlieb, American, 1903 - 1974
Black Enigma
1946
P.978.163
Black Enigma
Adolph Gottlieb, American, 1903 - 1974
Black Enigma
1946
P.978.163
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