Still Life with Watermelon

Unknown American, American

Share

about 1830

Paint stenciled on velvet (theorem painting)

Sheet (Irreg.): 27 9/16 x 23 11/16 in. (70 x 60.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Abby Aldrich Rockefeller

P.935.1.68

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Painting

Classification

Painting

Not on view

Inscription

Not signed.

Exhibition History

American Folk Art at the Hood Museum of Art (a thematic partial permanent gallery installation); Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, July 16, 2015.

The Object World, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, ARTH2, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 5-March 15, 2015.

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 19, 2001-May 6, 2002.

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 16, 1997-September 12, 1999.

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 14-June 22, 1997.

Provenance

Purchased by Holger Cahill (1887-1960); possibly with Downtown Gallery, New York; Abby Aldrich Rockefeller (1874-1948), New York; given to present collection, 1935.

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

Noticed a mistake? Have some extra information about this object? Contact Us