Swing Low Sweet Chariot, from Walk Together Children: Black American Spirituals

Ashley Bryan, American, 1923 - 2022



Linocut on wove paper


Image: 7 × 9 1/16 in. (17.8 × 23 cm)

Sheet: 12 3/8 × 16 5/8 in. (31.5 × 42.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Elizabeth and Michael Mayor

© Ashley Bryan



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Numbered, in graphite, lower left margin: 17/30; titled, in graphite, lower center margin: Swing Low Sweet Chariot; signed, in graphite, lower right margin: ABryan

Exhibition History

A Space for Dialogue 97, Black Bodies on the Cross, Victoria McCraven, Class of 2019, Homma Family Intern, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 9, 2019-January 4, 2020.

Publication History

Victoria McCraven, A Space for Dialogue 97, Black Bodies on the Cross, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 2020.


Elizabeth R. and Michael Mayor, Hanover, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 2014.

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