Untitled, page 6, from the portfolio, The Aurora: Arctic and Antarctic Studies

Frank Wilbert Stokes, American, 1858 - 1955

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1913

Pastel on gray wove paper

Overall: 14 1/4 × 11 1/8 in. (36.2 × 28.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through gifts from The Friends of the Hopkins Center and Hood Museum of Art, the Institute on Canada and the Institute on the Arctic within the Dickey Endowment, and the Dartmouth College Library

D.989.1.6

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Drawing

Classification

Drawing

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, and dated, in graphite, lower left: F.W.S./1913; additionally, each drawing is stamped in gold with the artist‘s seal [a penguin and polar bear] in the lower right margin; an additional unique figurative gold stamp appears just below the image, to the left.

Provenance

Arthur Curtiss James (1867-1941), Newport, Rhode Island; sold to George and Doris Hagerty, Glens Falls, New York, July 1944 (Estate Sale); sold to present collection, 1989.

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

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