Katherine (Kate) Abbott Sanborn (1837-1917)

James Wells Champney, American, 1843 - 1903


not dated

Pastel on paper

Sight: 26 1/2 in. (67.3 cm)

Sight: 21 1/2 in. (54.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Bequest of Edwin Webster Sanborn, Class of 1878



Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, lower left: J. W. Chapney

Exhibition History

Women's Clothing and Accessories: 1800-1930, Rotunda, Jaffe-Friede, Strauss and Barrows Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 7, 1979-January 27, 1980.

Publication History

Hanover's Kate Sanborn Opened Way for Women in Lecture Field", Valley News, 1957.

Catalogue of Portraits, and other works of Art at Dartmouth College, Hanover: Dartmouth College, 1932, p. 35, no. 146.


Edwin Webster Sanborn, New York, New York; given to present collection, 1930.

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