White Oak; Beech

Frances H. Clark, American, 1827 - 1858


about 1847

Graphite on paper

Overall: 7 3/16 × 9 in. (18.3 × 22.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the Estate of Fannie and Alan Leslie M.D., Class of 1930, Medical School 1931



Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

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Not on view


Numbered, upper center, in graphite: No 1.; inscribed, in graphite, lower left: White Oak; lower center: Beech; on reverse, in graphite: School Sketche ? / S. F. Swain's first wife / Frances Clark / (1847?)


The artist, Frances H. Clark Swain (1827-1958), Gilmanton, New Hampshire [first wife of Fannie Leslie's grandfather, William Fellows Swain, Class of 1850]; Estate of Fannie (1909-2006) and Alan Leslie M.D. (1910-2006), Class of 1930, Medical School 1931; bequeathed to the present collection, 2006.

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