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The Wind Mill

The Wind Mill
The Wind Mill
The Wind Mill
ca. 1858
Oil on canvas
Overall: 24 x 20 1/8 in. ( 61 x 51.1 cm ) frame: 32 1/2 x 28 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. (82.6 x 72.4 x 11.4 cm)
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The Robert L. Stuart Collection, on permanent loan from the New York Public Library
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This painting along with Pan of Milk and the Bargaining was on exhibition at the National Academy of Art.
Harper's Weekly, May 8, 1858, p. 291. New York Evening Post, May 8, 1858, p. 1. "Fine Arts," The Albion, Vol. 36, No. 19, May 8, 1858, p. 22. The Crayon, June 1858, p. 177. Mann, Maybelle, "Francis William Edmonds: Mammon and Art," The American Art Journal, Vol. 2, No. 2, Autumn 1970, pp. 92-106. Mann, Maybelle, Francis William Edmonds: Mammon and Art, New York University Ph.D. Dissertation, 1972, pp. 151-2. Koke, Richard J., American Landscape and Genre Paintings in the New York Historical Society, Vol. II, New York: The New-York Historical Society, 1982, pp. 8, 10. Clarke, H. Nichols B., Francis W. Edmonds, American Master in the Dutch Tradition, Washington, D.C.; Published for Amon Carter Museum by Smithsonian Institution Press, 1988, pp. 126-9.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group