Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

John McCrady, American, 1911 - 1968


about 1937

Lithograph on wove paper

Image: 10 7/8 x 14 13/16 in. (27.6 x 37.6 cm)

Sheet: 13 x 17 5/16 in. (33 x 43.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Guernsey Center Moore 1904 Memorial Fund



Associated American Artists, New York


North America, United States


20th century

Object Name




Not on view


Signed, in graphite, lower right margin: John McCrady; signed, in stone, lower right: J. Mc. C.; inscribed, in graphite, lower left margin: Swing Low Sweet Chariot

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

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, listed no. 42.


Associated American Artists, New York; sold to present collection, 1942.

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