Bishop Edward Legge (1767-1827), Fourth son of the Second Earl of Dartmouth

John Downman, English, 1750 - 1824



Watercolor and chalk on paper

Sight: 9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm)

Sight: 7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Evelyn A. and William B. Jaffe Fund



Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, lower right: J. Downman/1802 Honorary Dartmouth 1805

Exhibition History

Collector's Choice, William B. Jaffe Memorial Exhibition, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 8-January 7, 1973.

Portraits at Dartmouth, Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 10-April 16, 1978.

Publication History

Arthur R. Blumenthal, Portraits at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1978, p. 47, no. 38.


Arthur U. Newton Galleries, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 1962.

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