The Listeners, from the book Engravings on Wood by Members of the Society of American Wood-Engravers
William Baxter Closson, American, 1848 - 1926
after William Morris Hunt, American, 1824 - 1879
Wood engraving on tissue
Impression: 10 1/8 × 8 1/8 in. (25.7 × 20.6 cm)
Sheet: 18 1/8 × 15 1/8 in. (46 × 38.4 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Marshall French
Place Made: United States, North America
Not on view
Signed, in graphite, lower right: W. B. Closson. Impressed, in gold, lower right mat: Copyright, 1887,/ by W. B. Closson.
William M. Laffin, Engravings on Wood by Members of the Society of American Wood-Engravers, New York, New York: Harper and Bros., 1887.
Marshall French (1916-2004), Meredith, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1983.
This record is part of an active database that includes information from historic documentation that may not have been recently reviewed. Information may be inaccurate or incomplete. We also acknowledge some language and imagery may be offensive, violent, or discriminatory. These records reflect the institution’s history or the views of artists or scholars, past and present. Our collections research is ongoing.
We welcome questions, feedback, and suggestions for improvement. Please contact us at: Hood.Collections@dartmouth.edu