On the Jucar, Cuenca, Spain (In Spain)

Harry L. Hoffman, American, 1871 - 1964

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1910

Oil on canvas

Overall: 24 1/8 x 26 1/4 in. (61.3 x 66.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. Hoffman

P.992.22

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Painting

Classification

Painting

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, lower right: Hoffman--; inscribed on reverse: ON THE JUCAR--CUENCA--SPAIN / H. L. HOFFMAN / OLD LYME / CONN.; inscribed, in graphite, on stretcher reverse: Along the Jucar, Cuenca, Spain; numbered on stretcher reverse: 19 [circled]; old label on stretcher reverse: TITLE:...Cuenca--Spain / ARTIST: ... H. L. Hoffman / ADDRESS [crossed out] / W. S. BUDSWORTH & SON / [illegible line] / 424 West 52nd St., New York, N.Y.; modern gummed label on stretcher reverse: B88035 / Hoffman / On the Jucar; gummed label on foamcore backing: CB #20 [probably for Charles Buckley, appraiser]; printed label on frame: FRAME BY / Thankardt-Burger / CORPORATION

Exhibition History

Harry L. Hoffman, A World of Color, Florence Griswold Museum, Old Lyme, Connecticut, September 1-November 27, 1988, no. 22.

Charles Bittinger and Harry L. Hoffman, The Twenthieth Century Club, Boston, Massachusetts, March 5-19, 1912, no. 19, as On the Huescar, Cuenca.

Charles Bittinger and Harry L. Hoffman, Art Galleries, Tilden Thurber Company, Providence, Rhode Island, February 1-17, 1912, no. 19, as On the Huercar, Quenca.

Publication History

John L. Hoffman, "Harry Leslie Hoffman, 1871-1964", 1987, first illustration, as In Spain.

Jeffrey W. Andersen, "Harry L. Hoffman, A World of Color", Old Lyme, Connecticut: Lyme Historical Society, Florence Griswold Museum, 1988, no. 22, ill. in color, p. 54.

Provenance

The artist; to Margaret and John L. Hoffman [artist's son], Amherst, New Hampshire, 1964; given to present collection, 1992.

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