Daniel Webster (1782-1852), Class of 1801

Chester Harding, American, 1792 - 1866

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1845

Oil on canvas

Overall: 27 × 22 3/16 in. (68.6 × 56.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Charles Woodbury

P.918.1

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Painting

Classification

Painting

Not on view

Exhibition History

Happy Birthday Daniel Webster, Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth Collge, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 5, 1975-January 25, 1976.

Fred Wilson, So Much Trouble in the World - Believe It or Not!, Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 4-December 11, 2005.

Bradley S.Toombs, used B&W reproduction of the image on a panel for the James Madison Exhibition at The James Madison Museum in Orange, Virginia, 2001.

Publication History

Leah Lipton, A Truthful Likeness: Chester Harding and his Portraits, Washington, DC: National Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, 1985, p.186.

Catalogue of Portraits, and other works of Art at Dartmouth College, Hanover: Dartmouth College, 1932, p. 42, no.183.

Bonnie Carman Harvey, Daniel Webster: "Liberty and Union, Now and Forever", Berkeley Heights, NJ: Enslow Publishers, Inc., 2001, 112 pp., ill. p. 6.

Barbara Thompson, Fred Wilson, So Much Trouble in the World - Believe It or Not!, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2005.

Provenance

Charles Woodbury; given to present collection, 1918.

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