Blossoming Pear Orchard

William Seltzer Rice, American, 1873 - 1963



Color woodblock print on wove Japan paper

Overall: 8 7/8 × 12 1/16 in. (22.5 × 30.6 cm)

Sheet: 11 × 13 7/8 in. (27.9 × 35.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Paul Treseder and Susan Swenson Vogelsang, Class of 2007P, in honor of Roberta Rice Treseder and Guy Andrew Swenson, Class of 1942



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, in graphite, lower right margin: WS.Rice; inscribed, in graphite, lower left margin: Blossoming Pear Orchard

Course History

Studio Art 27.01, Printmaking I: Relief Printmaking, Abra Ancliffe, Fall 2023

Studio Art 27.01, Printmaking I, Abra Ancliffe, Spring 2024


Paul Treseder, Bethesda, Maryland; given to present collection, 2007.

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