Midsummer's Day

F. A. Du Peyron (Fayette Anthony DaPron), American, 1887 - 1930



Etching and drypoint on laid paper


Plate: 6 15/16 × 11 15/16 in. (17.6 × 30.3 cm)

Sheet: 1 1/8 × 17 15/16 in. (2.8 × 45.6 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

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Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in graphite, lower left margin: ED.90; signed and dated, in graphite, lower right margin: duPeyron 1928.; inscribed, in graphite, lower center: 1723AE; inscribed, in graphite, lower right: OS 18.25 [25 effaced] Watermark, lower right: F.J. Head & Co; watermark, upper left: Hand Made


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.

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