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A Finding Aid to the American Art Association records, circa 1853-1929, bulk 1885-1922

American Art Association records, circa 1853-1929, bulk 1885-1922

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1.4: Auction Ledgers, 1885-1907

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Auction Ledger, "Sales by Artist", 1885-1898
These auction sales are arranged by date of sale under each letter of the alphabet. Under each auction title are recorded sales by artists whose surnames begin with the appropriate letter. Entries record the sale name, date, artist, title, size, lot number, name of purchaser, and price. There is no index. Artists represented by sales of many paintings include: Andreas Achenbach, S. L. Barye, George H. Boughton, John George Brown, J. B. C. Corot, J. C. Cazin, Emil Carlsen, William M. Chase, Charles C. Curran, C. F. Daubigny, N. V. De Diaz, Jules Dupre, Charles Warren Eaton, E. Fromentin, M. Fortuy, C. Gruppe, Edgar Scudder Hamilton, George Inness, C. E. Jacque, Eastman Johnson, Ludwig Knauss, H. Lerolle, G. Michel, J. F. Rousseau, C. Toyon, E. Van Marcke, Vassili Verestchagin, J. G. Vibert, Carleton Wiggins, A. H. Wyant, and others.
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Auction Ledger, "Results of Sales", 1900-1907
Entries are arranged chronologically by sale and, under each sale, by lot number. Entries include the name of the artists or title of the painting, the purchaser, and the purchaser’s total cost. There is an alphabetical index by sale name only.
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