Russell Cowles, American, 1887 - 1979


about 1946

Oil on canvas

Overall: 40 5/16 × 28 1/4 in. (102.4 × 71.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, lower right: Cowles; inscribed, in graphite, on stretcher: "Trophy". Inscribed on frame: COWLES 28 x 40. Label from Kraushaar Galleries, N.Y.: K3650

Exhibition History

Exhibited on the occasion of the artist's death, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 26, 1979.

Modern Art, Carpenter Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 22-May 14, 1948.

Publication History

Donald Bear, Russell Cowles, Lose Angeles: Dalzell Hatfield, 1946, no. 7.


C. W. Kraushaar Art Galleries, New York; sold to present collection, 1948.

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