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26. Burning Oil Well at Cherry Grove

John H. E. Whitney (American, 1865), After Henry F. Farny (American (born in Ireland, 1880))


Accession Number

M8971

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

Bought from Mrs. Emily L. Whitney, the widow of the engraver. Contributed by the following: Miss Anna G. Appleton, Mrs. A.W. Tafts, Louis Prang, S.P. Avery (NY), George W. Wales, S.R. Koehler, Professor C.E. Norton, Thomas Gaffield, Roxbury German Social Club, Miss Susan E. Corey, H.H. Rueter, Miss Laura Norcross, Francis Bartlett, Museum of Fine Arts, Mrs. Susan J. Ch--?, S.D. Warren, Anonymous (3), A.W. Drake, W. Lewis Fraser

Credit Line

Purchase of Mrs. Emily L. Whitney, widow of the engraver