An Object of Interest

Peggy Bacon, American, 1895 - 1987


1941; published 1942

Drypoint etching on paper


Plate: 7 3/8 × 10 3/8 in. (18.7 × 26.3 cm)

Sheet: 11 1/8 × 15 3/8 in. (28.2 × 39 cm)

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



Associated American Artists, New York


Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Titled, in graphite, lower left margin: An Object of Interest.; signed, in graphite, lower right margin: Peggy Bacon; reverse, stamped, in purple ink, lower left: DARTMOUTH COLLEGE / DEPT OF ART AND / ARCHAEOLOGY


Associated American Artists, New York; sold to present collection, 1945.

Catalogue Raisonne

J.A. Flint, Peggy Bacon, A Checklist of the Prints, San Francisco: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts, 2001, p. 56, no. 138 (1975, p. 131, no. 138)

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