The House that Jeff Built

David Claypoole Johnston, American, 1799 - 1865

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1863

Etching, engraving, and roulette on wove paper

Overall: 11 5/16 × 15 1/4 in. (28.7 × 38.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College

PR.973.51

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, lower center: Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1863 by D.C. Johnston in the Clerks office of the District Court of Massachusetts

Exhibition History

No Laughing Matter: Visual Humor in Ideas of Race, Nationality, and Ethnicity, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, in conjunction with the Humanities Institute, Leslie Center for the Humanities, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 6-December 9, 2007.

Nineteeth Century American Prints, Carpenter Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 25-June 22, 1977.

American Intellectual and Cultural History Through the Civil War, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, History 30, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 10-September 6, 1992.

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