Remember Now The Days of Thy Youth

Paul Sample, American, 1896 - 1974

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1950

Oil on canvas

Overall: 34 × 48 in. (86.4 × 121.9 cm)

Frame: 43 × 57 in. (109.2 × 144.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Frank L. Harrington, Class of 1924

P.962.80

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Painting

Classification

Painting

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, lower right: PAUL SAMPLE

Exhibition History

Woodstock Unitarian Church, Woodstock, Vermont, July 4, 1977.

Recent Paintings by Paul Sample, Native of Kentucky, J.B. Speed Art Museum, Louisville, Kentucky, March 24-April 22, 1951.

Perception and Belief, Outreach Program, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October-November 1982.

Paul Sample: Painter of the American Scene, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 4-August 28, 1988.

Paul Sample: Ivy League Regionalist, The Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, January 18-February 26, 1984.

Paul Sample, Montshire Museum of Science, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 27-June 1, 1976.

Palmer Lounge, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 1-30, 1974.

New Hampshire Art, New Hampshire Historical Society, Concord, New Hampshire, May 1-June 30, 1966.

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 12, 2014.

Introduction to the History of Art II, 1500 to present, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, ArtH2, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 24-March 14, 2004.

Festival of the Arts; Paul Sample, Southern Vermont Art Center, Manchester, Vermont, May 26-June 17, 1990.

American Painting Today, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1950, cat. no. 48.

Publication History

Various Authors, Prentice-Hall Literature: Timeless Voices, Timeless Themes, The American Experience, ed. by Ellen Bowler, etc., Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, Inc., a Viacom Company, 1999, 1,228 pp., ill. p. 695.

Upper Valley Community Land Trust, Community Lands or Annual Report or Both, 88/89

Robert L. McGrath and Paula F. Glick, Paul Sample: Painter of the American Scene, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1988, no. 48.

Recent Paintings by Paul Sample, Native of Kentucky, Louisville, Kentucky: J.B. Speed Art Museum Catalogue No. 124, Art Resources of Kentucky Series, 1951, no. 14.

Justus Bier, "Paul Sample: A Native of Louisville get a One-Man Exhibition," The Courrier-Journal Magazine, April 22, 1951, ill. p. 22.

Cecile Whiting, "A New England Lament: Charles Sheeler and Paul Strand in the 1940s," Art Bulletin, December 2007, Volume LXXXIX, Number4, New York, NY: College Art Association, pp. 797-814, ill. p. 806, figure 10.

"American Painting Today: A National Competitive Exhibition," The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1950 (no cat. no.; not illustrated)

Provenance

The artist (1896-1974), Norwich, Vermont; Frank Leighton Harrington, Sr. (1902-1988), Worcester, Massachusetts; given to present colleciton, 1962.

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