The Artist's Palette, 1882

McDermott & McGough, American, founded about 1984
David Walter McDermott, American, born 1952
Peter Thomas McGough, American, born 1958



Oil on linen

Canvas: 66 1/4 × 48 in. (168.3 × 121.9 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


Signed and dated, lower left: Messers McDermott and McGough, 1882

Exhibition History

David McDermott / Peter McGough, Mario Dianco Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, November 20-December 23, 1987.

Publication History

Collecting and Sharing: Trevor Fairbrother, John T. Kirk, and the Hood Museum of Art, with contributions by Katherine Hart, Michael R. Taylor, John O'Reilly and James Tellin, Trevor Fairbrother and John T. Kirk, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 2015, p. 59.


Massimo Audiello Gallery, New York, New York; sold to John T. Kirk, Brookline, Massachusetts, November 16, 1987; collection of John T. Kirk and Trevor Fairbrother, Hanover, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 2012.

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