Covered Bridge

Harry Shokler, American, 1896 - 1978



Wood engraving on wove paper

Image: 6 1/8 × 8 1/16 in. (15.5 × 20.5 cm)

Sheet: 8 7/8 × 11 5/16 in. (22.5 × 28.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Hood Museum of Art Acquisitions Fund



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, in graphite, lower right margin: Harry Shokler; intialled, in block, lower left: H.S.; inscribed in graphite, lower left margin: Covered Bridge; inscribed, in graphite [probably not in the artist's hand]: 15 Watermark, left margin, bottom to top: INGWERK PARCHMENT -BASINWERK


Gurley Turner (1925-1992), collector and librarian in Queens, New York; given to Blanche Decker (191-2007), Enfield, New Hampshire; sold to present collection, 1995.

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: