Thirty-six University Place (Elmer Alder's House in Princeton #497)

Thomas Willoughby Nason, American, 1889 - 1971



Chiaroscuro wood engraving on wove paper

a few proofs

Image: 2 15/16 × 3 11/16 in. (7.5 × 9.3 cm)

Sheet: 7 5/16 × 8 7/16 in. (18.5 × 21.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of David R. Godine, Class of 1966



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and dated, in graphite, lower right margin: TWNason (conjoined initials) 1952; inscribed, in graphite, lower center margin: "36 University Place"/ Elmer Adler's house in Princeton. #497.


David R. Godine, Boston, Massachusetts; given to present collection, 1986.

Catalogue Raisonne

F.A. Comstock and W.D. Fletcher, The Work of Thomas W. Nason, N.A., Boston, 1977, no. 497; Hitchings #497

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