The Stone Bridge

Robert Seldon Duncanson, American, 1821 - 1872

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1851

Oil on canvas

Overall: 10 × 16 in. (25.4 × 40.6 cm)

Frame: 18 × 24 in. (45.7 × 61 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Florence and Lansing Porter Moore 1937 Fund

2007.53

Geography

Place Made: United States, North America

Period

19th century

Object Name

Painting

Research Area

Painting

Not on view

Inscriptions

Signed and dated, lower right: R.S. Duncanson 1851; frame label, on reverse: H. ARDING, / Picture Frame Maker, ESTABLISHED / LONDON 188 [loss in paper] / BRONZE MEDAL / AWARDED / SAN FRANCISCO. / 1894

Exhibition History

American Art, Colonial to Modern, Israel Sack Gallery and Rush Family Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26, 2019-September 12, 2021.

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 2, 2009-November 2, 2009.

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 22, 2008.

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 22, 2012 to present.

This Land: American Engagement with the Natural World, Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 5–July 22, 2022

Provenance

Christie's, New York, Sale May 24, 1995, no. 13, illus.; sold to a private collection; Christie's, New York, Sale November 30, 2006, no. 90, illus.; sold to Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc., New York, New York; sold to present collection, 2007.

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