Figure Study for High Bridge

John William Hill, American, 1812 - 1879


about 1848

Graphite on wove paper

Image: 4 1/16 × 2 7/16 in. (10.3 × 6.2 cm)

Sheet: 5 1/4 × 2 13/16 in. (13.3 × 7.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Paul Worman Fine Art



Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

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Research Area


Not on view


Doyle New York (auction house) sale, 2003 (as part of a large lot of Hill material; works from this large collection of works by Hill were offered over several Doyle sales that year); sold to Paul Worman Fine Art, New York; given to present collection, 2014.

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