Deposition (Bewailing of Christ)

Paul Cadmus, American, 1904 - 1999

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1932

Transparent and opaque watercolor and ink over graphite on heavy, handmade wove (J. Whatman) paper

Sheet: 11 1/4 × 15 3/8 in. (28.6 × 39.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Ilse Bischoff

© Estate of Paul Cadmus

W.956.45

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Watercolor

Classification

Watercolor

Not on view

Inscription

Signed and dated, in ink, lower right: Paul / Cadmus-32

Course History

SART 22, Figure Drawing, Edward del Rosario, Winter 2014

SART 22, Figure Drawing, Edward del Rosario, Winter 2013

Exhibition History

Rivier College, Nashua, New Hampshire, 1972.

Paul Cadmus, Yesterday and Today, Miami University Art Museum, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, no.2, September 12-October 25, 1981; Ulrich Msueum of Arty, Wichita, Kansas, November 11-December 20, 1981; Gibbes Art Gallery, Charleston, South Carolina, Janury 9-February 21, 1981; The William Benton Msueum of Art, Storrs, Connecticut, Mary 20-May 2, 1982; Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, New York, May 20-July 11, 1982.

Paul Cadmus, Print and Drawing Study Room, Grinnell College, Grinnell, Iowa, no. 2, April 1-30, 1990.

Marks of Distinction: Two Hundred Years of American Drawings and Watercolors from the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 29 - May 29, 2005; Grand Rapids Art Museum, Grand Rapids, Michigan, June 24 - September 11, 2005; National Academy Museum, New York City, New York, October 20 - December 31, 2005.

Death and Dying: Selections from the Permanent Collection, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Anthropology 55, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 11-March 26, 1995.

Publication History

Lincoln Kirstein, Paul Cadmus, New York: Chameleon Books, Inc., 1992, ill.p. 12

Kay Wilson, "Paul Cadmus" Grinnell, Iowa: Print and Drawing Study Room, Grinnell College, checklist #2, 1990.

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, pp. 164, 266, ill. p. 165, no. 51.

Provenance

Ilse Bischoff, Hartland, Vermont; given to present collection, 1956.

Old Number

D.956.45

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