The Hay Barn (The Whitcomb Farm, Stratham, N.H.)

Childe Hassam, American, 1859 - 1935


drawn July 17, 1917; print 1920

Etching on laid paper

Plate: 10 1/2 × 14 1/2 in. (26.6 × 36.9 cm)

Sheet: 12 1/2 × 16 13/16 in. (31.7 × 42.7 cm)

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



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, upper left: The Whitcomb Farm, Stratham NH / July 17th 1917; signed and dated in plate, lower right: CH / 1920; signed and inscribed in graphite, lower right margin: CH imp / 1st proof; watermark: MBM (F

Exhibition History

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January-April 2010.


Collected by Hersey Egginton (1875-1951); bequeathed to his wife, Mary E. (Benner) Egginton (1875-1962), Garden City, New York, 1951; given to present collection, 1954.

Catalogue Raisonne

P. Eliasoph, Handbook of the Complete Set of Etchings and Drypoints with 25 Illustrations of Childe Hassam, N.A. of the American Academy of Fine Arts and Letters, New York: The Leonard Clayton Gallery, Inc., 1933, p. 40, no. 160. R. Cortissoz, Catalogu

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