A Farrier near a Forge (Un Marechal-ferrant pres d'une forge)

Jean-Claude Bonnefond, French, 1796 - 1860

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1822

Oil on canvas

Overall: 39 x 49 in. (99 x 124.5 cm)

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

P.961.245

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

19th century

Object Name

Painting

Classification

Nazi-Era Provenance Research

Painting

Not on view

Inscription

Signed and dated, lower left: Bonnefond de Lyon 1822

Course History

THEA 17, 19th and 20th century Performance, Laura Edmondson, Spring 2014

WRIT 5, Expository Writing, Carl Thum, Winter 2013

FREN 1, Introductory French I, Kelly McConnell, Winter 2013

Exhibition History

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 20, 2009-present.

European Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, William B. Jaffe and Evelyn A. Jaffe Hall Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, August 30, 2008-March 8, 2009.

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 29-November 20, 2005.

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 9, 2001-April 7, 2002.

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 17, 2000-January 14,2001.

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 3, 1999-March 10, 2000.

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 16, 1997-June 22, 1999.

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 23-June 22, 1997.

Salon Exhibition, Musee Royal des Arts, Paris, France, 1822, no. 126.

Publication History

T. Barton Thurber, European Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2008, pp. 82-83, ill. p.82, no. 36.

Explication des ouvrages de peintures, sculpture, architecture et gravure, des artistes vivans, exposes an Musee Royal des Arts, le 24 Avril 1822, Paris: C. Ballard, 1822, p. 22, no. 126.

Provenance

Acquired by Galerie LeBrun, Paris, 1826; Francois Delessert (1780-1868), Paris; Paris sale, March 15-18, 1869; anonymous sale, Paris, May 23, 1924; Frances Armstrong McGoughran (1905-2000) and Charles Fraser McGoughran (1897-1980), Norfolk, Connecticut; given to present collection, 1961.

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