Quick Reference

Time Period:
Painted in 1935.

Location:
Martin Road
Buckland Center, Mass.

Medium:
Oil on Canvas

Type:
Landscape

Category:
Farm,

Size:
25 X 30

Exhibited:
"Macbeths, Vose, Westfield,
Easthampton, etc."

Purchased:
Public Library of Franklin
Franklin, New Hampshire

Provenance:
NA

Noteworthy:

Hangs in the Franklin Public Library to this day.

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RSW's Diary Comments

"Painted in 1935. George Bailey’s house (since burned) across the valley from my Buckland home on Old Putts Hill Road. Shown at Macbeths, Vose, Westfield, Easthampton, etc. Sold October 10, 1942, by Vose Galleries to Public Library at Franklin, New Hampshire.”

Comment on the back of a sepia print:

Subtle and brilliant in autumn colors. Sold Oct.10, 1942, to Public Library of Franklin, New Hampshire.” Franklin Library located at 310 Central Street, Franklin, NH.


Additional Notes

The Public Library of Franklin (VT) today.

From a painting diary:

"Drove myself in the buggy up by the Lily farm to paint the Baily house."