In a Quandry, Mississippi Raftsmen Playing Cards

Claude Régnier, French, active 1840 - 1866, after George Caleb Bingham, American, 1811 - 1879

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1852

Hand-colored lithograph on wove paper

Image: 14 5/8 × 18 5/8 in. (37.1 × 47.3 cm)

Sight: 21 3/4 in. (55.2 cm)

Sight: 19 in. (48.3 cm)

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

PR.974.128

Publisher

Goupil et Cie, Paris, France

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Printed, lower center: IN A QUANDRY. / MISSISSIPPI BOATMENT PLAYING CARDS.; printed, lower center below image: Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1852 by W. Schaus in the clerk‘s Office in the district Court of the United State for the Southern district of New York; printed, lower center margin: Published by GOUPIL & Co [superscript]; embossed, lower center: GOUPIL & CO / EDITEURS / PARIS; printed, lower left below image: Painted by GEO C. BINGHAM.; printed, lower right below image: Lithographied by RÉGNIER; printed, lower right: To Major James S. Rollins of Missouri, this print is Repsectfully Dedicated / by his most Obedient Servants, / Goupil & Co.

Exhibition History

The American Scene: Views of Everyday Life, 1840-1890, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, ArtH50, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 27-September 6, 1998.

Nineteenth Century American Prints, Carpenter Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 25-June 12, 1977.

New Selections from the College Collection, Carpenter Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 23-June 30, 1979.

American Art, Colonial to Modern, Israel Sack Gallery and Rush Family Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 20 -September 15, 2020.

Provenance

John Wilmerding, Washington, DC; sold to present collection, 1974.

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