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PROPERTY FROM GALLISON HALL, CHARLOTTESVILLE, VIRGINIA: THE JAMES F. SCOTT COLLECTION

James Hamilton
BURNING OIL WELL AT NIGHT, NEAR TITUSVILLE, PENNSYLVANIA
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 6,875 USD
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PROPERTY FROM GALLISON HALL, CHARLOTTESVILLE, VIRGINIA: THE JAMES F. SCOTT COLLECTION

James Hamilton
BURNING OIL WELL AT NIGHT, NEAR TITUSVILLE, PENNSYLVANIA
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 6,875 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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James Hamilton
1819 - 1878
BURNING OIL WELL AT NIGHT, NEAR TITUSVILLE, PENNSYLVANIA
signed J. Hamilton (on the reverse)
oil on board
18 by 12 in.
(45.7 by 30.5 cm)
Painted circa 1859.
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Provenance

The Old Print Shop, New York
Lee B. Anderson, New York 
Alexander Gallery, New York
Private collection, 1980 (acquired from the above; sold, Sotheby's, New York, September 24, 2008, lot 94)
Acquired by the present owner at the above sale

Exhibited

New London, Connecticut, Lyman Allyn Museum, American Romantic Paintings of the 18th and 19th Centuries from the Collection of Lee B. Anderson, February-March 1961, no. 35
Brooklyn, New York, Brooklyn Museum, James Hamilton, 1819-1878: American Marine Painter, March-May 1966, no. 23

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