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John William Casilear (1811 - 1893)

Lot 71: JOHN W. CASILEAR 1811-1893 NORTH CONWAY Measurements: 10 .5 by 14 . 5in. Alternate Measurements: (26.7 by 36.8 cm) inscribed North Conway and dated August 12th '51, l.r. pencil heightened with gouache on paper Provenance: The Old Print Shop, New York

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December 1, 2004
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JOHN W. CASILEAR 1811-1893 NORTH CONWAY Measurements: 10 .5 by 14 . 5in. Alternate Measurements: (26.7 by 36.8 cm) inscribed North Conway and dated August 12th '51, l.r. pencil heightened with gouache on paper Provenance: The Old Print Shop, New York Paul Magriel Collection Acquired from the above, 1963 Exhibited: New York, The Finch College Museum of Art (no. 42); Southampton, New York, The Parrish Art Museum (no. 48); New Orleans, Louisiana, Isaac Delgado Museum of Art; Norfolk, Virginia, Norfolk Museum of Art; Montclair, New Jersey, Montclair Art Museum; New London, Connecticut, Lyman Allyn Museum (no. 46); Manchester, New Hampshire, The Currier Gallery of Art Providence, Rhode Island, Rhode Island School of Design; Youngstown, Ohio, The Butler Institute of American Art, American Drawings ( Benjamin West to the present) from the Paul Magriel Collection, June 1961-December 1962 (all as John F. Kensett) Norfolk, Virginia, Norfolk Museum of Arts and Sciences, American Drawing Annual XIX, January- February 1962, no. 46, illustrated p. 8 (as John F. Kensett) Brooklyn, New York, The Brooklyn Museum; Andover, Massachusetts, Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, American Painting: Selections from the Collection of Daniel and Rita Fraad, June-November 1964, no. 2, p. 8, illustrated (as John F. Kensett) New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, John Frederick Kensett 1816-1872, September-October 1968 no. 13, illustrated (as John F. Kensett) Literature and References: John I.H. Baur, "Portfolio of American Drawings," Art in America, no. 4, 1961, p. 73 (as John F. Kensett) Theodore E. Stebbins, A History of American Drawings & Watercolors, New York, 1976 (as John F. Kensett)

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