Nobody Knows the Trouble I See, from Walk Together Children: Black American Spirituals

Ashley Bryan, American, 1923 - 2022



Linocut on wove paper

Artist's Proof

Image: 7 1/16 × 9 1/16 in. (18 × 23 cm)

Sheet: 12 3/8 × 16 5/16 in. (31.4 × 41.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Claire and Richard P. Morse 1953 Fund



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Numbered, in graphite, lower left margin: A/P; titled, in graphite, lower center margin: Nobody Knows the Trouble I See; signed, in graphite, lower right margin: ABryan

Course History

WRIT 5, Expository Writing, William Craig, Winter 2014

AAAS 88.19, Contemporary African-American Artists, Michael Chaney, Summer 2021

Exhibition History

In Residence: Contemporary Art at Dartmouth, Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 18-July 6, 2014.

Publication History

Walk Together Children: Black American Spirituals, New York: Atheneum Press, 1974, page 44.

Michael R. Taylor and Gerald Auten, In Residence: Contemporary Artists at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2013, ill. p. 62, no. 47


Warm Springs Gallery, Charlottesville, Virginia; sold to present collection, 2013.

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