An Architecture of Love

Katherine Porter, American, born 1941



Oil on canvas

Overall: 51 × 71 1/2 in. (129.5 × 181.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Robert J. Strasenburgh, II 1942 Fund, the Claire and Richard P. Morse 1953 Fund, and the Hood Museum of Art Acquisitions Fund



North America, United States


21st century

Object Name




Not on view


Signed, in red paint, on lower right front of canvas: Katherine Pavlis Porter; inscribed, in graphite on left edge of canvas: An Architecture of Love / 52 / x / 71 ½.

Course History

SART 31, SART 72, Painting II, III, Colleen Randall, Spring 2015

Exhibition History

Main Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 24-May 5, 2014.

Contemporary Abstraction: Works from the Hood Museum of Art's Permanent Collection, Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 4-March 13, 2016.


The artist, Stanfordville, New York; sold to present collection, 2014.

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