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591. The below oils are owned by Wabash College, Crawfordsville, Indiana. The college has established a conservation program to preserve many of their fine 19th-Century works of art. Wabash College was founded in 1832 and its endowment places the institution among the highest colleges in the nation in per-student endowment. The 60-acre wooded campus contains 25 buildings predominantly of Georgian architecture. A painter in the Chicago area, Helene Lucille Stevenson Dalrymple also exhibited at the Brooklyn Museum and the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art, Philadelphia.
           
Anon. "Port. of a Lady"
H. 25" x W. 20" Before
Dalrymple "Pres. Burroughs"
H. 24" x W. 20" Before
Heinsbergen "Abby Sparks"
H. 30" x W. 24" Before
           


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592. Rudolf Gudden was born in Werneck, Germany. He trained at the Academy in Munich under Raab and Loefftz, and at the Academy in Karlsruhe. He was greatly influenced by the light and spatial effects of the Dutch 17th and 19th-century painters. Many of his works were destroyed in a fire at the Glass Palace in Munich in 1931, an act of arson that destroyed over 1000 works of art. These portrait oils are owned by the Oshkosh Public Museum in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.
           
Rudolf Gudden "Gross Mutter"
H. 21" x W. 17" Before Treatment
Rudolf Gudden "Louisa"
H. 20" x W. 16" Before Treatment
           


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593. Alice Helm French was born in 1864 in Lake Forest, Illinois. Her early training was carried out at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She exhibited both at the Art Institute of Chicago and the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. She later moved west and was a member of the Society of Western Artists. She died in Williamstown, Massachusetts in 1953. The below past college-president oils are owned by Beloit College, Beloit, Wisconsin.
           
Alice Helm French "Edward Eaton"
H. 48" x W. 36" Before Treatment
Jay Datus "Irving Maurer"
H. 48" x W. 36" Before Treatment
           


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594. William Cogswell (1819-1903) was a self-taught artist who rose to great fame. His best-known work is the portrait of Abraham Lincoln, which now hangs in the White House. It was Grant who selected the portrait for the White House. Cogswell also painted a portrait of Grant that now hangs in the U.S. Senate. A painting by Cogswell was treated previously on this site on Page 26 for the Wisconsin State Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin. These three oils are owned by the same institution.








Cogswell "James Doty"
H. 30" x W. 25" Before


Nishan"A. Lincoln"
H. 10" x W. 7" Before


Anon. "E. Salomon"
H. 30" x W. 25" Before








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595. Peter Rodriguez was born in Stockton, California, where he first developed an interest in art. In 1975, he founded the Mexican Museum in San Francisco as an institution to collect, preserve, interpret and present the artistic expression of the Mexican people. As Director and Curator, he traveled to Mexico to seek artists whose work could be exhibited at the newly-created institution. He currently lives in San Francisco. The imaged painting is owned by the National Museum of Mexican Art, Chicago, Illinois.
           


Peter Rodriguez "Red Circle"
H. 31" x W. 31" Before Treatment


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