The Old Toll House at Bridgeport
John Henry Twachtman, American, 1853 - 1902
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: Gift of Mrs. Hersey Egginton in memory of her son, Everett Egginton, Class of 1921
Frederick Keppel & Company, New York, New York
Place Made: United States, North America
Not on view
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
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.
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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