Nude Portrait, Probably Depicting Fred Ritter

Attributed to Edwin F. Townsend, American, 1879 - 1948

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early 1930s

Gelatin silver print

Overall: 9 1/2 × 7 1/2 in. (24.1 × 19.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. John Bacon

PH.983.12.5

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Photograph

Classification

Photograph

Not on view

Course History

WGST 65.7, Queer Popular Culture, Eng-Beng Lim, Summer 2015

WGST 7.2 , Masculinities Go In Between, Klaus Milich, Winter 2015

ARTH 71, The "American Century": Modern Art in the United States. Mary Coffey, Winter 2015

ARTH 71, The "American Century": Modern Art in the United States, Mary Coffey, Winter 2015

WGST 18, Introduction to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Studies, Eng-Beng Lim, Winter 2015

WGST 10, Sex, Gender, and Society, Zahra Ayubi, Fall 2014

WGST 65, Queer Visual Culture, Gabriele Dietze, Winter 2014

Exhibition History

The Nude: Selections from the Permanent Collection, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 20-June 17, 1984.

Sex, Gender, and Society: Selections from the Permanent Collection, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 19-October 18, 1992.

Recent Acquisitions: Carracci to Warhol, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October-December, 1983.

Image and Gender, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 17-May 27, 1990.

Citrin Family Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 24-July 22, 2019.

Provenance

Mrs. John A. Bacon (a neighbor and friend of the sitter Frederick Storrier Jackson), New Jersey; given to present collection 1983.

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

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