The Spar Shop, Gloucester

Childe Hassam, American, 1859 - 1935


July 8, 1918

Lithograph on wove paper


Plate: 8 × 12 1/4 in. (20.3 × 31.1 cm)

Sheet: 11 1/2 × 16 7/8 in. (29.2 × 42.9 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


Signed and dated in stone, lower left: Childe Hassam / E. Gloucester July 8, 1918; signed in graphite, lower right margin: CH; inscribed in graphite, lower left margin: The Spar Yard


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

F. Griffith, The Lithographs of Childe Hassam: A Catalog, Washington, DC: Martin Gordon, Inc., 1962, p. 18, no. 23.

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