View from Mount Willard

Frank Henry Shapleigh, American, 1842 - 1906



Oil on canvas

Overall: 21 15/16 × 35 15/16 in. (55.8 × 91.3 cm)

Frame: 35 1/2 × 49 1/2 in. (90.2 × 125.7 cm)

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



Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and dated, lower right: F. H. Shapleigh 1887; signed, inscribed, and dedicated on reverse: View from Mt. Willard-/ To George D. Morse/ with compliments of/ F. H. Shapleigh

Exhibition History

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.79, no.40.


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

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