David T. McLaughlin (1932-2004), Class of 1954, 14th President of Dartmouth College (1981-1987)

David Poole, English, born 1931



Oil on canvas

Overall: 50 × 40 in. (127 × 101.6 cm)

Frame: 58 3/4 × 49 1/8 in. (149.2 × 124.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Commissioned by the Trustees of Dartmouth College



Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe


20th century

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Research Area


Not on view


Signed, dated and inscribed, lower left: David Poole 1987. London.;Inscribed, in black marker, on reverse of top stretcher: DAVID T. McLAUGHLIN PRESIDENT EMERITUS - DARTMOUTH COLLEGE.HANOVER.NEW HAMPSHIRE.By David Poole P.R.P.,A.R.C.A.;Inscribed, in black marker, on reverse of center stretcher, left: DAVID T. McLAUGHLIN.PRESIDENT EMERITUS./DARTMOUTH COLLEGE.;Inscribed, in black marker, on reverse of center stretcher, right: by David Poole P.R.P., A.R.C.A. LONDON. 1987.;The artist's business card is stapled to the reverse of center stretcher, center.

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