Joseph Interpreting the Dreams of Pharoah's Servants

Unknown English, English
formerly attributed to Benjamin West, American, 1738 - 1820


about 1800

Oil on canvas

Overall: 13 1/4 × 17 3/8 in. (33.7 × 44.1 cm)

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



Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Label, on reverse: DURDOM & CO. / ARTIST'S COLOURMEN / 40 King's Road Chelsea; label, on reverse: R7891; on frame: #23234 / B. West

Exhibition History

Curator's Choice: Dartmouth College Permanent Collection, Jaffe-Friede, Strauss and Barrows Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 29, 1976-January 16, 1977.

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire.

Napoleonic Era, Strauss and Barrows Galleries, and Barrows Windows, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 29-September 3, 1979.

Town of New London, New Hampshire, Bicentennial Exhibition, New London, New Hampshire, October 19-November 7, 1979.


Vose Galleries, Boston, Massachusetts; purchased by present collection, 1972.

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