Plant Study

William Trost Richards, American, 1833 - 1905



Graphite on off-white paper

Sheet: 4 7/16 × 4 1/2 in. (11.3 × 11.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Ellen P. Conant



Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

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Research Area


Not on view


The artist; to his son, Theodore William Richards (1868-1928); to his daughter, Grace Thayer Richards Conant (1898-1985); to her son and daughter-in-law, Ellen P. and Theodore Richards Conant (1926-2015), Hanover, New Hampshire, about 1980; to present collection, 2019.

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