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John Bernard Flannagan, American, 1895 - 1942

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1927

Marble

Overall: 8 7/8 × 1 7/8 × 6 in. (22.6 × 4.7 × 15.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through a gift from Jane P. and W. David Dance, Class of 1940

S.992.7

Geography

Place Made: United States, North America

Period

20th century

Object Name

Sculpture

Research Area

Sculpture

Not on view

Inscriptions

Not signed.

Exhibition History

American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 9-December 9, 2007.

Aspects of of Sculpture: the Paul Magriel Collection, Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, New York, July 28-September 15, 1985; Museum of Fine Art, Springfield, Massachusetts, September 22-October 27, 1985; Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, November 7-December 15, 1985; Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, Pennsylvania, December 21-February 16, 1986.

Cubism and Its Aftershocks, Citrin Family Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26, 2019-November 27, 2019.

Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 22, 1995-March 25, 1996.

John B. Flannagan Sculpture/Drawings, 1924-1938, The Weyhe Gallery, New York City, November 15-December 29, 1973; Minnesota Museum of Art, St. Paul, January 17-March 17, 1974; Tweed Museum of Art, University of Minnesota, Duluth, April 3-April 30, 1974.

Main Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 2-October 10, 1994.

Publication History

John T. Spike, Aspects of Sculpture: the Paul Magriel Collection, Florence: Centro Di della Edifimi Srl, 1985, ill. p. 92.

John B. Flannagan Sculpture/Drawings, 1924-1938, St. Paul: Minnesota Museum of Art, 1973, ill. no. 25 (not paginated).

Barbara J. MacAdam, American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Muesum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2007, p. 128, no. 101.

Provenance

1982, Weyhe Galleries; 1982-1990, Paul Magriel; 1990-1992, Robert Dance, Inc., New York, New York; 1992 purchased by Dartmouth College from Robert Dance, Inc., New York, New York.

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