The Return

Paul Sample, American, 1896 - 1974

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1946

Oil on canvas

Overall: 36 × 50 in. (91.4 × 127 cm)

Frame: 43 × 57 in. (109.2 × 144.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Judith D. and Charles H. Hood, Class of 1951

2017.34.9

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Painting

Classification

Painting

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, lower right: Paul Sample

Course History

WRIT 5, Expository Writing, William Craig, Winter 2014

Exhibition History

Paul Sample: Painter of the American Sceene, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 4-August 28, 1988.

Painting in the United States, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1946.

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 7, 2010-May 23, 2011.

In Residence: Contemporary Art at Dartmouth, Friends and Owen Robertson Cheatham Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 18-July 6, 2014.

Exile from Eden, Graham Gund Gallery of Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio, March 26-July 22, 2012.

Art for Dartmouth, Rush Family Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, August 31, 2019-January 12, 2020.

American Art, Colonial to Modern, Israel Sack Gallery and Rush Family Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 31, 2019-January 20, 2020.

Publication History

Robert L. McGrath and Paula F. Glick, Paul Sample: Painter of the American Scene, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1988, p. 20, no. 89, ill.

Michael R. Taylor and Gerald Auten, In Residence: Contemporary Artists at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2013, ill. p. 34 , no. 16

Provenance

Elizabeth Dawson Goshorn (1918-19940 and Robert Musselwhite Goshorn (1919-1995); Judith D. and Charles H. Hood (1929-2016), Manchester-by-the-Sea, Massachusetts, date unknown; lent to present collection, 2010; given to present collection, 2017.

Old Number

EL.2010.55.9

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