James McBey, American (born Scotland), 1883 - 1959


1921; published 1923

Etching on laid paper

Edition of 76; Edition 5/20 in American edition (+ 50 British edition and 6 artist's proofs)

Image: 7 5/16 x 12 13/16 in. (18.5 x 32.544 cm)

Sheet: 10 13/16 x 16 5/16 in. (27.5 x 41.5 cm)

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



Europe, Great Britain


20th century

Object Name




Not on view


Inscribed, on plate, lower right: MCBEY GERONA MAY 1921; signed, in black ink, lower right margin: James McBey; inscribed, in black ink, lower left margin: A5.


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

M. Hardie, Etchings and Dry Points from 1902 to 1924 by James McBey, London, 1925, no. 213.

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