Barns and Silos

Charles Rosen, American, 1878 - 1950


about 1928

Oil on canvas

Overall: 19 1/2 × 39 1/2 in. (49.6 × 100.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Thomas Clyde Colt, Jr., Class of 1926, in memory of Professor Herbert Darling Foster (1863-1927), Class of 1885



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, lower right: Charles Rosen

Exhibition History

"Highlights of the American Art of Fifty Years," Baker Memorial Library, Dartmouth College, October 15–20, 1928

Paintings and Drawings by Charles Rosen, Frank K. M. Rehn Galleries, New York, February 20-March 3, 1928.

Publication History

Catalogue of Portraits, and other works of Art at Dartmouth College, Hanover: Dartmouth College, 1932, p. 51, no. 224.

Brian H. Peterson, Form Radiating Life: The Paintings of Charles Rosen, Doylestown, PA: James A. Michener Art Museum and Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2006, ill. p. 135, plate 58.

Arts Magazine, Vol. 13, No. 4, April 1928, p. 253.

Susannah Colt, Thomas C. Colt, Jr: The Man Who Launched the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Self-published, 2021, ill. p. 91.


Frank K. M. Rehn Galleriers (1918-1981), New York; sold to Thomas Clyde Colt, Jr. (1980-1985), New York, New York, about 1928; given to present collection, 1928.

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