The City of Towers

Donald Shaw MacLaughlan, Canadian, 1876 - 1938



Etching on laid paper

Plate: 10 5/16 × 12 3/4 in. (26.2 × 32.4 cm)

Sheet: 11 1/2 × 13 7/8 in. (29.2 × 35.2 cm)

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



Place Made: Canada, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and dated, in plate, lower right: DS MacLaughlan 1909; signed, in graphite, lower right margin: DS MacLaughlan


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

M. Bruette, Descriptive Catalogue of the Etched Work of Donald Shaw MacLauglan, Chicago, 1924, no. 139.

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