John Zephaniah Holwell (1711-1798)

Johann Joseph Zoffany, German, 1733 - 1810

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about 1765

Oil on canvas

Overall: 30 × 25 in. (76.2 × 63.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles F. McGoughran, Class of 1920

P.961.244

Geography

Place Made: Germany, Europe

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Painting

Research Area

Nazi-Era Provenance Research

Painting

Not on view

Inscriptions

Not signed.

Exhibition History

Portraits at Dartmouth, Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 10-April 16, 1978.

Publication History

Arthur R. Blumenthal, Portraits at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth Collection, 1978, no. 25, p. 34.

Tristram Stuart, The Bloodless Revolution: Radical Vegetarians and the Discovery of India, London, UK: HarperCollins Publishers, 2006, ill. insert before page 311.

Provenance

Acquired by Frances Armstrong McGoughran (1905-2000) and Charles Fraser McGoughran (1897-1980), Norfolk, Connecticut; given to present collection, 1961.

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