A Ball's-Eye View of a Home Run

Will Crawford, American, 1869 - 1944

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1913

Hand-colored lithograph on wove paper

Image: 11 3/4 × 7 15/16 in. (29.8 × 20.2 cm)

Sheet: 14 1/4 × 11 5/16 in. (36.2 × 28.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund

PR.973.49

Publisher

Keppler & Schwarzmann, New York

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, on stone, upper center: PUCK; signed, in stone, center right: WILL CRAWFORD [WF in ligature]; inscribed, on stone, lower left: THE PUCK PRESS; inscribed, on stone, lower center: A BALLS'S-EYE VIEW OF A HOME RUN.; inscribed, in graphite, lower left: Puck; inscribed, in graphite, lower right: Hand Colored.; reverse, stamped, in black ink, upper left: K&S / July (14) 240 [in graphite] P.M. TUE; reverse, inscribed, on stone, upper center: PUCK; reverse, signed, on stone, center right: WILL CRAWFORD [WF in ligature]; reverse, inscribed, on stone, lower left: THE PUCK PRESS; reverse, inscribed, on stone, lower center: A BALL'S-EYE VIEW OF A HOME RUN.

Provenance

Cora McDevitt Wilson (1880-1975), The Book & Print Shop, Hanover, New Hampshire; sold to present collection, 1973.

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