Midsummer Vermont

Asa Cheffetz, American, 1896 - 1965

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1936

Wood engraving on wove paper

Edition of 200

Image: 4 3/4 × 6 1/4 in. (12.1 × 15.9 cm)

Sheet: 9 1/2 × 10 1/4 in. (24.2 × 26 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Appleton 1792 Memorial Fund

PR.936.5

Printer

Torch Press, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Publisher

The Woodcut Society, Kansas City, Missouri

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Initialled, on block, lower right: AC; titled, in graphite, lower right margin: "Midsummer Vermont"; signed, in graphite, lower right margin: Asa Cheffetz-; reverse, stamped, in black ink, lower right: DARTMOUTH COLLEGE / LIBRARY

Exhibition History

Looking for America: Prints of Rural Life from the 1930's and 1940's, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 3, 1994-March 5, 1995.

Images of the Vermont Landscape 1776-1976, Fleming Museum, University of Vermont, Vermont, July 15-October 15, 1976.

Publication History

Barbara J. MacAdam, Looking for America: Prints of Rural Life from the 1930s and 1940s, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1994, no. 12, fig. 11.

Provenance

The Woodcut Society, Kansas City, Missouri; sold to present collection, 1936.

Catalogue Raisonne

Springfield cat. no. 53; J. Czestochowski, In James Swann, Cedar Rapids, 1990, App. C, no. 10.

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