Waiting

Paul Sample, American, 1896 - 1974

Share

1935-1936

Oil on canvas

Overall: 26 × 30 1/4 in. (66 × 76.8 cm)

Frame: 31 × 35 1/4 in. (78.7 × 89.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the artist, Class of 1920

P.983.34.185

Geography

Place Made: United States, North America

Period

20th century

Object Name

Painting

Research Area

Painting

Not on view

Course History

ENGL 7, Writing About Art, Brett Gamboa, Winter 2012

ARTH 17, The Power of Place: Urban and Rural Images in American Art, 1900-1945, Sarah Powers, Winter 2014

Exhibition History

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

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

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

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

Publication History

U.S. Air Magazine, "A Sample of Talent," May 1989, pg. 17.

Robert L. McGrath and Paula F. Glick, Paul Sample: Painter of the American Scene, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1988, no. 19.

Barbara J. MacAdam, American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Muesum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2007, p. 101, no. 77.

Provenance

The artist; given to Dartmouth College Library; transferred to present collection, 1983

This record is part of an active database that includes information from historic documentation that may not have been recently reviewed. Information may be inaccurate or incomplete. We also acknowledge some language and imagery may be offensive, violent, or discriminatory. These records reflect the institution’s history or the views of artists or scholars, past and present. Our collections research is ongoing.

We welcome questions, feedback, and suggestions for improvement. Please contact us at: Hood.Collections@dartmouth.edu