John A. S. Monks papers, 1890-1940

Monks, John A. S. (John Austin Sands), b. 1850 d. 1917
Painter, Etcher
Active in Medfield, Mass.

Collection size: 40 items (on 1 microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Correspondence, a typed biography, clippings, photographs, sketchbooks and watercolors.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter and etcher; Medfield, Mass. Born Cold Spring, N.Y. Studied etching under G.N. Cass and painting under George Inness. Painted sheep.

Lent for microfilming 1963 by J.D. Laurie.

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