A Pool in the Woods, from the portfolio The Art Collection formed by the late Mrs. Mary J. Morgan

James Craig Nicoll, American, 1846 - 1918
after Narcisse Virgile Diaz de la Pena, French, 1808 - 1876


about 1885

Etching on laid paper

Image: 5 1/2 × 7 7/8 in. (14 × 20 cm)

Plate: 6 1/4 × 8 1/2 in. (15.8 × 21.6 cm)

Sheet: 11 7/16 × 9 1/8 in. (29 × 23.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of John W. Brainerd



Place Made: France, Europe


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and dated, in plate, lower left margin: N. Diaz. 73; lower right margin: J C Nicoll. Sp; inscribed, in graphite, on reverse: A Pool in the Woods / N.V. Diaz Etched by J C Nichol [sic]


Marshall Shepard, 1892; John W. and Eleanor S. Brainerd, Hanover, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1992.

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