Battery Place

William Walcot, English (born Russia), 1874 - 1943

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about 1923

Etching and drypoint on wove paper

Plate: 5 11/16 × 5 3/4 in. (14.5 × 14.6 cm)

Sheet: 10 11/16 × 11 15/16 in. (27.1 × 30.4 cm)

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

PR.954.20.565

Geography/Culture

Europe, Great Britain

Period

20th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, in graphite, lower right margin: W. Walcot.; inscribed, in graphite, lower edge, not in artist's hand: BATTERY PLACE. M5[in circle] 732AE Watermark: A.C. & H.W.D. INC. NEW YORK [embossed flower and date (?) 19-23]

Exhibition History

Picturing New York: Images of the City, 1890-1955, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 31-June 21, 1992.

British Etchings c.1860-1930, Barrows Print Room, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 7, 1971-January 7, 1972.

Publication History

Barbara MacAdam, "Picturing New York: Images of the City,1890-1955", Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1992, no.76.

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.

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