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Sale IT154 Lot 21

ALFRED JONES (AMERICAN, 1819-1900)
MOUNT VERNON THE HOME OF WASHINGTON
Engraving: 22 1/2 x 26 3/4 in. (full sheet)
Unframed; lower left: John G. Chapman N.A. painter; center: copyrighted 1895; lower right: Alfred Jones N.A. Engraver

Note: Jones's family immigrated to the United States when he was an infant. He was an apprentice engraver in the Albany, New York printing firm Rawdon, Wright, Hatch, and Edson. In 1834, he moved to New York City and attended the Nation Academy's antique class. The Academy awarded him first prize for his drawing. (see 'Paintings & Sculpture at the Nat. Academy of Design', Vol. 1: 1826-1925, Volume 1 p. 325

Estimate $300-500

Sold for $250.00


 
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