Study for "Datura"

Edna Boies Hopkins, American, 1872 - 1937


about 1910

Graphite on tan tracing paper

Sheet: 17 15/16 × 12 1/8 in. (45.6 × 30.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Virginia and Preston T. Kelsey 1958 Fund



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view

Publication History

Barbara J. MacAdam, Marks of Distinction, Two Hundred Years of American Drawings and Watercolors from the Hood Museum of Art, Manchester, Vermont: Hudson Hills Press, 2005, pp. 42, ill. p. 237.

Dominique H. Vasseur, Edna Boies Hopkins: Strong in Character, Colorful in Expression, Athens, Ogio: Ohio University Press, 2007, 113 pp., ill. p. 94.


From a group of objects obtained from the artist's estate in Paris in 1984. Sold by Mary Ryan Gallery, then consigned by purchaser with Mary Ryan Gallery. Sold to present collection, 1997.

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