Daniel Webster (1782-1852), Class of 1801

Thomas Ball, American, 1819 - 1911

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1853

Painted plaster

Patened and produced by C.W. Nichols

Overall: 31 × 13 × 11 1/4 in. (78.7 × 33 × 28.6 cm)

Overall: 31 1/8 × 12 5/8 × 11 1/4 in. (79 × 32 × 28.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Bernice and Joseph Tanenbaum

S.999.54

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Sculpture

Classification

Sculpture

Not on view

Inscription

Signed and inscribed, in plaster, on back: T. Ball Sculp / Boston Mass / 1853 / Patent assigned to / C. W. N [illeg.]

Exhibition History

Fred Wilson, So Much Trouble in the World - Believe It or Not!, Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 4-December 11, 2005.

Publication History

Barbara Thompson, Fred Wilson, So Much Trouble in the World - Believe It or Not!, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2005.

Provenance

Bernice and Joseph Tanenbaum, October 1988; given to present collection, 1999.

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