The Old Toll House at Bridgeport

John Henry Twachtman, American, 1853 - 1902

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1888-1889; print 1921

Etching on wove paper

50 impressions located (10 lifetime, 20 posthumous)

Plate: 3 7/8 × 6 in. (9.9 × 15.2 cm)

Sheet: 9 1/8 × 13 3/4 in. (23.2 × 35 cm)

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

PR.954.20.551

Printer

Peter Platt

Publisher

Frederick Keppel & Company, New York, New York

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, in plate, lower left: J.H.T.; signed (by the artist‘s son), in graphite, lower righr margin: JHT per AT; inscribed, in graphite, along lower edge of sheet in different hand: Foot Bridge Bridgeport; inscribed, in graphite, on reverse, not in artist‘s hand: Twachtman. Watermark, right margin, bottom to top, in reverse: Barcelona=Catalunya=Spain

Provenance

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.W. Baskett, John Henry Twachtman, American Impressionist Painter as Printmaker: A Catalogue Reaisonne of His Prints, Bronxville, NY, 1999, p. 104-105, no. 22.

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