Harlem Belle

Russell Cowles, American, 1887 - 1979


about 1930s

Watercolor over graphite on wove (Grumbacher) paper

Sheet: 22 13/16 × 15 11/16 in. (58 × 39.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of the Estate of Russell Cowles, Class of 1909



North America, United States


20th century

Object Name




Not on view


Signed, lower center: Russell Cowles

Course History

ARTH 2, Introduction to the History of Art II, Joy Kenseth, Mary Coffey, Winter 2016

AAAS 91.1, ENGL 53.18, The Harlem Renaissance, J. Martin Favor, Winter 2015

SART 31, SART 72, Painting II, Painting III, Jennifer Caine, Fall 2014

Exhibition History

Points of View, Art History 2, ARTH 2, Winter 2016, Joy Kenseth and Mary Coffey, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Harrington Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 1-March 13, 2016.

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. 231.


Estate of the artist; given to present collection, 1980.

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