Tank Steamer

Lyonel Feininger, American (active in Germany), 1871 - 1956


August 27, 1933

Watercolor and pen and ink on laid paper

Image: 6 9/16 × 10 3/8 in. (16.7 × 26.4 cm)

Sheet: 9 3/16 × 11 15/16 in. (23.3 × 30.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Raphael Bernstein



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and inscribed, in pen, lower left: Feininger: Tank Steamer; dated, in pen, lower right: 27 8 33

Exhibition History

Acquisitions 1974-1978, Jaffe-Friede, Strauss and Barrows Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 8, 1978-January 21, 1979.

Art in the 1930's, Rivier College Art Gallery, Nashua, New Hampshire, September 25-October 14, 1983.

Twentieth Century Masters from the Permanent Collection, Barrows Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 3-March 5, 1978.

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, pp. 39, ill. p. 233.


Jane and Raphael Bernstein, Ridgewood, New Jersey; given to present collection, 1977.

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