Drilling in Ore

Irwin David Hoffman, American, 1901 - 1989



Etching on wove paper

Edition of 100

Plate: 14 × 10 15/16 in. (35.5 × 27.8 cm)

Sheet: 17 3/8 × 12 1/2 in. (44.1 × 31.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Chris P. Paterson



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, in graphite, lower right margin: Irwin D. Hoffman Imp.; inscribed, in graphite, lower left margin: Drilling in Ore-; signed and dated, in plate, lower left: Irwin D. Hoffman / 1936 watermark: GELDER ZONNEN HOLLAND

Exhibition History

Looking for America: Prints of Rural Life from the 1930's and 1940's, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 3, 1994-March 5, 1995

Publication History

Barbara J. MacAdam, Looking for America: Prints of Rural Life from the 1930s and 1940s, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1994, listed no. 31.

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