Cherries and Raspberries in a Basket

Levi Wells Prentice, American, 1851 - 1935

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1891

Oil on canvas

Overall: 12 1/4 × 19 1/4 in. (31.1 × 48.9 cm)

Frame: 17 7/8 × 24 7/8 in. (45.4 × 63.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Miriam H. and S. Sidney Stoneman Acquisition Fund, a gift from the Estate of Russell Cowles, Class of 1909, and through gifts from John W. Thompson, Class of 1908, and Dorothea M. Litzinger, by exchange

P.987.8

Geography

Place Made: United States, North America

Period

19th century

Object Name

Painting

Research Area

Painting

Not on view

Inscriptions

Signed and dated, lower right: L.W. Prentice/1891

Course History

SART 25, SART 31, SART 72, Painting I, II, III, Thomas Ferrara, Winter 2012

Exhibition History

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.

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 29-June 2, 2003.

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 23, 1997-October 22, 1998.

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 28, 2000-April 17, 2001.

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 21, 1996-May 11, 1997.

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 2009-present.

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 26-May 28, 1996.

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 16, 1993.

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 19, 2003-May 8, 2007.

Nature Staged: The Landscape and Still Life Paintings of Levi Wells Prentice, The Adirondack Museum, Blue Mountain Lake, New York, May 29-October 15, 1993.

Still Life Exhibition, The Albuquerque Museum, Albuquerque, New Mexico, September 19, 1999- January 2, 2000.

The American Still Life Tradition 1855-1985, Montgomery Gallery, San Francisco, California, May 29-July 6, 1985.

Publication History

Barbara L. Jones, Nature Staged: The Landscape and Still Life Paintings of Levi Wells Prentice, Blue Mountain Lake, New York: The Adirondack Museum, 1993, p. 57, ill. plate 35.

Barbara J. MacAdam, American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Muesum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2007, p. 60, no. 39.

Provenance

Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc., New York; sold to present collection, 1987.

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