Calandria ; Argentine Calandria Mocking-Bird, from William Henry Hudson's Birds from my Homeland

Antonio Frasconi, Uruguayan and American (born Argentina), 1919 - 2013



Color woodcut on Japanese paper


Image: 5 7/8 × 9 9/16 in. (14.9 × 24.3 cm)

Sheet: 9 15/16 × 12 3/16 in. (25.2 × 30.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Bequest of the Estate of Victor Borella, Class of 1930



Igal Roodenko, New York


Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

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Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in block, upper right: Calandria; inscribed, in graphite, lower left margin: ed. 3/25; signed and dated, in graphite, lower right margin: © Frasconi 58


Collection of Nelson Rockefeller, New York; given to Victor Gaspar Borella [1906-1975, Class of 1930; Nelson Rockefeller's Dartmouth classmate and business associate]; given to present collection from the Estate of Victor G. Borella, Enfield, New Hampshire [arranged by his brother-in-law Ex-New Hampshire Governor Lane Dwinell, Class of 1928], 1976.

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