Hand Holding a Crayon

Francis Seymour Haden, English, 1818 - 1910



Etching and drypoint on laid paper

Impression: 4 3/8 × 5 7/8 in. (11.1 × 14.9 cm)

Sheet: 5 3/4 × 8 3/4 in. (14.6 × 22.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. Hersey Egginton in memory of her son, Everett Egginton, Class of 1921



Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower left: HIC TERMINUS HAERET. 1865; signed, in plate, lower right: S. Haden; signed, in graphite, lower right margin: Seymour Haden; inscribed, in graphite, lower left edge: x. 85

Publication History

Richard S. Schneiderman, A Catalogue Raisonne of the Prints of Sir Francis Seymour Haden, London: Peter Garton Ltd., 1983, p. 205.


Collected by Hersey Egginton (1875-1951); bequeathed to his wife, Mary E. (Benner) Egginton (1875-1962), Garden City, New York; given to present collection, in 1954, in memory of her son, Everett De Witt Egginton (1900-1925), Class of 1921.

Catalogue Raisonne

R. S. Schneiderman, A Catalogue Raisonne of the Prints of Sir Francis Seymour Haden, London, 1983, no. 86.

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