Hunting Buffaloes

Frank Holl, English, 1845 - 1888, after Felix Octavius Carr Darley, American, 1822 - 1888

Share

1870

Etching and engraving on wove paper

Image: 5 3/4 × 8 1/2 in. (14.6 × 21.6 cm)

Sheet: 7 1/2 × 11 in. (19.1 × 27.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

PR.955.13.2

Geography/Culture

Europe, Great Britain

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in plate, lower left: F. O. C. Darley, fecit.; inscribed, in plate, lower right: Francis Holl, sculpt [superscript "t"]; inscribed, in plate, lower center: Entered according to act of Congress A.D. 1870 in the clerks office of the district court for the southern district of New York.; inscribed, in plate, lower center: HUNTING BUFFALOES / (Accompanying Appletons Journal.); stamped, in blue ink, on reverse, lower left: DARTMOUTH COLLEGE / DEPT. OF ART AND ARCHEOLOGY; inscribed, in blue ink, on reverse, lower left: PURCHASED FROM / MRS. WILSON; inscribed, in graphite, on reverse, lower center: 2/28/55; inscribed, in graphite, on reverse, lower right: 50-.

Provenance

Cora McDevitt Wilson (1880-1975), The Book & Print Shop, Hanover, New Hampshire; sold to present collection, 1955.

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

Noticed a mistake? Have some extra information about this object? Contact Us