Study for a Mantelpiece Decoration

Gaston Lachaise, French, 1882 - 1935


about 1920s

Ink and graphite on tracing paper

Overall: 12 3/8 × 15 in. (31.5 × 38.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Wallace K. Harrison, Class of 1950H



Place Made: France, Europe


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, on reverse: lachaise-Design done for W.K.H. in his office in the '20's. E.H.H.1961

Exhibition History

Thank You, Wallace K. Harrison, Jaffe-Friede Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 16-April 28, 1985.

Publication History

Jacquelyn Bass, Thank You, Wallace K. Harrison, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1985, p.13, no.2.


Collected by Ellen Hunt Milton Harrison (1903-1995) and Wallace K. Harrison (1895-198); given to present collection, 1966.

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