Benjamin Pierce Cheney (1815-1895), Class of 1880

Hubert von Herkomer, English, 1849 - 1914

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1883

Oil on canvas

Overall: 47 5/8 × 37 in. (121 × 94 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. Alice Cheney Baltzell

P.939.17

Geography

Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe

Period

19th century

Object Name

Painting

Research Area

Painting

Not on view

Inscriptions

Signed and dated, lower right: H. H. 83; label, on reverse: Portrait of B[--] P Cheney / Painted by Herbert / Herkomer 1883 [--] by Lawrence C. / American Express 1898.

Provenance

Darmouth College, given by Mrs. Alice Cheney Baltzell, 1939.

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