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 College: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund



Europe, Great Britain


19th century

Object Name




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

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

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

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

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.


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

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