The Squall, Kampen

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


1923; published 1924

Etching on laid paper

Edition of 76; Edition 7/20 in American edition (+ 50 British edition and 6 artist's proofs

Impression: 6 7/8 × 12 in. (17.5 × 30.5 cm)

Sheet: 9 1/4 × 10 7/16 in. (23.5 × 26.5 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, in plate, lower center: MCBEY Genemuiden 19 August 1923; signed, in black ink, lower right margin: James McBey; inscribed, in black ink, lower left margin: A.T. Watermark: WJ

Exhibition History

British Etchings c.1860-1930, Barrows Print Room, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 7, 1971-January 7, 1972.


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. 219.

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