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691.  Clement R. Edwards was born in Woodston, New Jersey, in 1820 but ten years later his parents moved to Cincinnati where, in 1837, he was apprenticed to a house and sign painter. Two years later, he opened a studio for portrait painting. At the termination of his service in the Mexican war, he returned to Cincinnati and resumed his profession. He died in 1898. These portraits are owned by the Wisconsin State Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin. During cleaning, signatures were discovered on both portraits.
           


Clement Edwards "George Rogers Clark"
H. 30" x W. 25" Before Treatment


George Patch "James Doty"
H. 29" x W. 24" Before Treatment








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692. Margaret Burroughs was born in Louisiana, in 1917. She moved with her family to the South Side of Chicago in 1922. Her earliest involvement in political activism began when she and classmate Gwendolyn Brooks joined the NAACP Youth Council. She studied at Chicago State and became an art teacher at DuSable High School. Burroughs worked tirelessly to establish the South Side Community Art Center which opened in 1940  and she became the youngest member of its board. She also studied at the Art Institute of Chicago and received her MFA in 1948. In 1961, with husband Charles Burroughs, she founded the DuSable Museum of African American History in Chicago. Margaret Burroughs died in 2010.These oils are owned by the Museum she founded.




Margaret Burroughs "Untitled"
H. 32" x W. 48" Before Treatment


Eugene Wade "Untitled"
H. 20" x W. 48" Before Treatment








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Dale Normand "Untitled"
H. 26" x W. 30" Before Treatment


Donnie Carter "Untitled"
H. 36" x W. 36" Before Treatment








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693. John George Brown (1831-1913), was born in Durham, England. He studied at Newcastle-on-Tyne, in the Edinburgh Academy, and after moving to New York City in 1853, he studied with Thomas Seir Cummings at the schools of the National Academy of Design. In 1866, he became one of the charter members of the Water-Color Society, of which he was president from 1887 to 1904. He generally confined himself to representations of street child life, bootblacks, newsboys, etc. The below oils are from the collection of the University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky.








Anon. "Apple Peeler"
H. 13" x W. 10" Before


J.G. Brown "On the Porch"
H. 18" x W. 12" Before


Kronberg "Ballet Girl"
H. 24" x W. 18" Before








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694. George Turner was born in Cromford, Derbyshire in England, then moved to Derby with his family. His father Thomas Turner advised his son to learn art and music. Turner made progress mainly by himself, and became a professional painter and art teacher. George Turner lived in Derbyshire all his life. He died there in 1910. Most of Turner's paintings are of Derbyshire. They show old English countryside scenes before the coming of modernization. The below paintings are owned by Georgetown College, Georgetown, Kentucky.








Esteria Butker Farnam
"Georgetown College"
ca. 1840  Before


Anon. "Rev.
Giddings"
H. 35" x W. 27" Before


G. Turner "Landscape"
H. 24" x W. 36" Before




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695. Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois, was recently gifted a significant collection of Swedish works of art on paper and paintings. The below eight paintings are from this collection.








Wahlstrom "Stream in the Reeds"
H. 1" x W. 18" Before Treatment


Wahlstrom "Solupgagen"
H. 12" x W. 18" Before Treatment








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Oscar Keen "Forest Stream"
H. 18" x W. 15" Before Treatment


Eric Hallstrom "Bridge Builders"
H. 11" x W. 16" Before Treatment








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Maria Froberg "Northern Landscape"
H. 24" x W. 16" Before Treatment


Axel Kulle "Landscape"
H. 24" x W. 30" Before Treatment



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Georg Pauli "Landscape"
H. 33" x W. 29" Before Treatment


Maria Froberg "Landscape"
H. 26" x W. 90" Before Treatment

 


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