Dartmouth College

Unknown American, American

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about 1851

Black, white, and colored chalk on marble-dusted drawing board

Sheet: 10 3/8 × 15 1/2 in. (26.3 × 39.4 cm)

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

D.999.28.4

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Drawing

Classification

Drawing

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, by scratching through chalk, lower left: Dartmout[sic] College; on reverse, traces of newspaper story dated June 18, 1851 " for the Daily Wisconsin"

Exhibition History

Rauner Special Collections Library, Lobby, Webster Hall, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 5-July 18th, 2006.

Marks of Distinction: Two Hundred Years of American Drawings and Watercolors from the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 29-May 29, 2005.

Dartmouth Row: Emblem of the College, Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May-July 2006.

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. 247.

Old Number

Rauner D.C.Hist.Iconog.289

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