Walton Ford, American, born 1960



6 plate hardground etching, aquatint, spit-bite aquatint, drypoint, scraping and burnishing on paper

Artist's Proof 25 (Edition 75)

Overall: 21 1/2 × 16 in. (54.6 × 40.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Anonymous #144 Fund

© Image courtesy the artist, Kasmin Gallery and Wingate Studios



Paul Kasmin Editions, New York, New York | Wingate Studio, Hinsdale, New Hampshire


Place Made: United States, North America


21st century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and inscribed, in graphite, lower right margin: W[illegible script] 07; inscribed, in graphite, lower left margin: AP 25; titled, in plate, upper left: Condemned [underscored]; inscribed, in plate, center left to upper right: I wish that you all had one neck and that I had my hands on it. [in script]; inscribed, in plate, lower margin: Carolina Parakeet - Conuropsis carolinensis [in script] Watermark: embossed, lower right corner [symbol]

Course History

ANTH 7.5, Animals and Humans: A Beastly Experiment in Ethics, Theory & Writing, Laura Ogden, Winter 2015

WRIT 5, After Humans, Christian Haines, Winter 2015

Exhibition History

This Land: American Engagement with the Natural World, Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 5–April 11, 2022.


Wingate Studio, Hinsdale, New Hampshire; sold to present collection, 2008.

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