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John M. McLenan, American, 1827 - 1866

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1858

Watercolor over graphite on stiff wove paper, signed in brown ink lower left

Sheet: 9 3/4 × 6 3/4 in. (24.7 × 17.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund

W.945.82

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Watercolor

Classification

Watercolor

Not on view

Inscription

Signed and dated, lower left, in ink: J. McLenan / 1858 / Pinx

Course History

ENGL 29, American Fiction to 1900, Colleen Boggs, Spring 2014

Exhibition History

The American Scene: Views of Everyday Life, 1840-1890, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, ArtH50, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 27-September 6, 1998.

Publication History

Barbara J. MacAdam, Marks of Distinction, Two Hundred Years of American Drawings and Watercolors from the Hood Museum of Art, Manchester, Vermont: Hudson Hills Press, 2005, ill. p. 240.

Provenance

Goodspeed's Book Shop, Boston; sold to present collection, 1945.

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