The Power of Music!

Alphonse-Léon Noël, French, 1807 - 1884, after William Sidney Mount, American, 1807 - 1868

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1848

Hand colored lithograph on wove paper

Sight: 18 7/8 in. (47.9 cm)

Sight: 21 1/4 in. (54 cm)

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

PR.974.130

Publisher

Goupil & Vibert, Paris

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Printed, lower left: Painted by W. S. MOUNT; center: NEW-YORK, Published by GOUPIL, VIBERT & Co. 289 Broadway / THE POWER OF MUSIC!; lower right: LEON-NOEL fec.t; lower right: This print is Respectfully Dedicated to Mrs. Gideon Lee / by her most obedient Servants, / Goupil, Vibert & Co.

Course History

ENGL 29, American Fiction to 1900, Colleen Boggs, Spring 2014

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.

Nineteeth Century American Prints, Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 25-June 12, 1977.

New Selections from the College Collection, Carpenter Hall, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 23-June 30, 1979.

Hail, Holy Land: the Idea of America, Strauss and Barrows Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 27-September 7, 1980.

American Art, Colonial to Modern, Israel Sack Gallery and Rush Family Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 31, 2019-January 20 2020.

A Space For Dialogue 23, White Eyes, Black Faces: The Depiction of African Americans by White Artists, Evan Jones, Class of 2005, Public Relations Intern, Main Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 4-February 13, 2005.

Publication History

Evan Jones, A Space For Dialogue 23, White Eyes, Black Faces: The Depiction of African Americans by White Artists, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 2005, ill. cover.

Provenance

John Wilmerding; sold to present collection, 1974.

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