Charles River

Charles Adams Platt, American, 1861 - 1933



Drypoint on wove paper

Image: 11 1/2 × 17 1/2 in. (29.2 × 44.5 cm)

Sheet: 12 3/4 × 17 1/4 in. (32.4 × 43.8 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


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and dated, in plate, lower right: CA Platt, 1890; signed, in graphite, lower right margin: CA Platt

Exhibition History

Nineteenth Century American Prints, Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 25-June 12,1977.


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

Exhibition of the Etched Work of Charles A. Platt, The Grolier Club, New York, 1925, no. 112.

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