Four Boats

John Henry Twachtman, American, 1853 - 1902


about 1881-1885; print 1921

Etching on wove paper

17 impressions located (1 lifetime, 16 posthumous)

Plate: 4 1/8 × 4 15/16 in. (10.5 × 12.5 cm)

Sheet: 6 7/8 × 9 3/16 in. (17.4 × 23.4 cm)

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



Peter Platt


Frederick Keppel & Company, New York, New York


Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed (by the artist's son), in graphite, lower right margin: JHTper AT.; inscribed, in graphite, along lower edge of sheet, in different hand: Near Dordrecht; inscribed, in graphite, on reverse, not in artist's hand: Twachtman.


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.

Catalogue Raisonne

M.W. Baskett, John Henry Twachtman, American Impressionist Painter as Printmaker: A Catalogue Reaisonne of His Prints, Bronxville, NY, 1999, p. 86-87, no. 13.

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