Picnic at Mount Jefferson

attributed to Victor de Grailly, French, 1804 - 1889

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about 1845

Oil on canvas

Overall: 21 1/2 × 29 in. (54.6 × 73.6 cm)

Frame: 27 1/2 × 35 1/4 in. (69.9 × 89.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Robert A. and Dorothy H. Goldberg

P.987.34.16

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

19th century

Object Name

Painting

Classification

Painting

Not on view

Exhibition History

Photo reproduction exhibited at Weeks State Park, Lancaster, New Hampshire, June 1990.

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 1993-March 10, 1996.

American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, William B. Jaffe and Evelyn A. Jaffe Hall Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 9-December 9, 2007.

A Sweet Foretaste of Heaven: Artists in the White Moutains, 1830-1930, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 10-October 30, 1988.

Publication History

Robert L. McGrath and Barbara J. MacAdam, "A Sweet Foretaste of Heaven", Artists in the White Mountains 1830-1930, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1988, p.47, no.6.

Robert J. McGrath, Gods in Granite: The Art of the White Mountains of New Hampshire, Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press, 2001, 216 p., ill. p. 82, ill. no. 59.

Provenance

Dorothy E. Huffman Goldberg (1917-1997) and Robert A. Goldberg (1918-1997), North Conway, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1987.

Old Number

138.17.986 GG489

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