Flowers on Table

Arthur Beecher Carles, American, 1882 - 1952


about 1925

Oil on canvas

Overall: 17 1/8 × 16 1/8 in. (43.5 × 41 cm)

Frame: 22 × 21 in. (55.9 × 53.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. Daisy V. Shapiro in memory of her son, Richard David Shapiro, Class of 1943



North America, United States


20th century

Object Name




Not on view


Label on reverse: GRAHAM GALLERY 1014 Madison Ave. N.Y. 21/ arthur B. Carles G198 / Flowers on Table (#53) c. 1925 o/c 17 x 16. Label: CARLES - G198. Label: Gallery of Modern Art / 421.65 Graham Gal./20s Revisited

Exhibition History

The Twenties Revisited, The Gallery of Modern Art, New York, New York, no. 421, June 29-September 6, 1965.

The Richard David Shapiro 1943 Memorial Collection, Barrows Print Room, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 1968, no. 2.

The Estate of Arthur B. Carles, Graham Gallery, no. G198 [Carles no. 53], New York, New York, 1959.

Honoring Reunion Classes, Beaumont-May Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Gallleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 3-19, 1977.

American Paintings from the Dartmouth Collection, 1910-1960, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 17-April 12, 1998.


Graham Gallery, 1014 Madison Avenue, New York, New York; sold to Daisy Viertel Shapiro (1890-1984), New York, date unknown; given to present collection, 1967, in memory of her son, First Lieutenant Richard David Shapiro (1921-1944), Class of 1943, who died on December 20, 1944 (his 23rd birthday) in the Battle of Leyte, Philippines.

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