Ready to Start

Joseph Pennell, American, 1860 - 1926



Lithograph on laid paper

50 Proofs

Plate: 15 3/4 × 20 3/4 in. (40 × 52.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Museum Purchase



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed in graphite, right of center, lower margin: J. Pennell; signed in stone, lower left: J Pennell; inscribed in graphite (not artist's hand), lower left margin: 49; inscribed in graphite (not artist's hand), lower left margin: Ready to Start; stamped, on reverse: DARTMOUTH COLLEGE/DEPT. OF ART AND /ARCHAEOLOGY Watermark: MMM


Source unknown; catalogued, 1921.

Catalogue Raisonne

Wuerth 512

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