Sketch for Story by James Fenimore Cooper

Felix Octavius Carr Darley, American, 1822 - 1888


not dated

Graphite on wove paper

Sheet: 4 7/16 × 5 7/8 in. (11.2 × 15 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Collection of Dartmouth College Library



Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, on reverse: Darley drawing for Cooper novel

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, ill. p. 231.


James F. Beard, Jr.; given to Dartmouth College Library, 1951.

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