Mount Kiarsarge

attributed to Charles Octavius Cole, American, 1814 - 1858

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about 1850-1860

Oil on canvas

Overall: 22 × 28 1/4 in. (55.9 × 71.7 cm)

Frame: 27 1/2 × 33 in. (69.9 × 83.8 cm)

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

P.958.355

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Painting

Classification

Painting

Not on view

Inscription

Not signed. Not dated.

Exhibition History

The New England Image: 19th Century Landscape from the College Collection, Carpenter Gallery, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 14-September 26, 1982.

A Sweet Foretaste of Heaven: Artists in the White Moutains, 1830-1930, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 10-October 30, 1988.

Publication History

Robert McGrath, Gods in Granite: The Art of the White Mountains of New Hampshire, Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press, 2001, ill. p. 114, ill. no. 85.

Robert L. McGrath, The New England Image: 19th Century Landscape from the College Collection, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1982, pp. 28-29, no. 9.

Robert L. McGrath and Barbara J. MacAdam, "A Sweet Foretaste of Heaven", Artists in the White Mountains 1830-1930, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1988, p. 47, no. 7.

Provenance

Raymond G. Clifton (1895-1968), Pine Cupboard Antique Shop, Franklin, New Hampshire; sold to present collection, 1958.

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

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