Daniel Webster (1782-1852), Class of 1801

Unknown American, American


not dated

Oil on canvas

Overall: 24 × 18 1/16 in. (61 × 45.8 cm)

Frame: 10 1/16 × 23 11/16 in. (25.5 × 60.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of James A. Shanahan, Class of 1947



Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Verso: Inscribed, in graphite, at top of left side stretcher: gift / of / James / A. / Shanahan / in 1980

Exhibition History

Fred Wilson, So Much Trouble in the World - Believe It or Not!, Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 4-December 11, 2005.

Publication History

Barbara Thompson, Fred Wilson, So Much Trouble in the World - Believe It or Not!, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2005.


Found in the collection; possibly a gift of James A. Shanahan, 1980 [see inscription]; catalogued, 2005.

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