Einstein on the Beach

Robert Wilson, American, born 1941


late 1980s

Graphite on paper

Sheet: 3 3/4 × 5 1/4 in. (9.5 × 13.3 cm)

Frame: 11 3/8 × 10 5/8 in. (28.9 × 27 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Trevor Fairbrother and John T. Kirk



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Titled, dedicated, signed and dated, in graphite, bottom right: “EINSTEIN ON THE BEACH” / for Trevor Robert Wilson ’85


The artist; made for and given to Trevor Fairbrother (and John T. Kirk), Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts; given to present collection, 2011.

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