Feeding the Chickens (Dorothy Feeding the Chickens)

Thomas Willoughby Nason, American, 1889 - 1971



Engraving on wove paper

about 50

Image: 4 13/16 × 7 13/16 in. (12.2 × 19.8 cm)

Sheet: 7 11/16 × 10 3/4 in. (19.5 × 27.3 cm)

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



North America, United States


20th century

Object Name




Not on view


Signed and dated, in graphite, lower right margin: TWNason imp. 1945; inscribed, in graphite, lower left corner: Feeding the Chickens

Exhibition History

Looking for America: Prints of Rural Life from the 1930's and 1940's, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 3, 1994-March 5, 1995

Publication History

Barbara J. MacAdam, Looking for America: Prints of Rural Life from the 1930s and 1940s, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1994, listed no. 44.


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.A. Comstock and W.D. Fletcher, The Work of Thomas W. Nason, N.A., Boston, 1977, no. 379.

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