Morris Ernst

Peggy Bacon, American, 1895 - 1987



Crayon on thin wove paper

Sheet: 10 3/4 × 7 3/4 in. (27.3 × 19.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Hood Museum of Art Acquisitions Fund



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, in graphite, lower right: Peggy Bacon

Exhibition History

Possibly exhibited in: People: 1920 to 1940 and Portrait Drawings of the Period by Peggy Bacon, Kraushaar Galleries, New York, New York, September 9-28, 1974.


The artist; to the estate of the the artist, 1987; with Kraushaar Galleries, Inc., New York by 1973; sold to present collection, 2002.

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