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Catalog Number KSa020058
Collection Kate Strong Historical Library
Object Name Biography
Creator Shepard Alonzo Mount
Dates of Creation 1867/??/??
Scope & Content Mr. Avery's collection of oil paintings by American artists sold last evening at Leeds Art Galleries. _817 & 819 BW (Broadway?)_.
The artist portrait by Elliott brought $800, "Morning in the Rocky Mountains" by Bierstadt, $725. "Near Geneva" by Gifford, $525. "Playing Soldiers", Johnson $530, "Twas at Day and Night" by Church, $570 - A Catskill Memory be Kensett $455 "Deserted" by Boughtn $430; "A Pool in the Meadows" by Whitredge, $335 _ "The Fair Sketches" by Huntington, $315, "Hard Cider" by Johnson, $300, "Lazy Bones by Lambolini-$300-"Near Newport" by ???, 130 "What Have I Forgotten", by Mount, $135; "My Dolly by Baker, $130; "After a Storm by Huntington, $165. "Youth and Age" by ???
Some of the principal paintings sold as above__________From the World Feb 5-67
Notes SAM's handwritten copy of article from the World 1867/02/05
Credit line Bequest of Ward Melville, 1977.