The Old Mills on the Somme

Creation date
oil on canvas
Mark Descriptions
blue paint l.r.: Schofield
37 x 47-1/2 in. 48 x 58-1/4 x 3-1/4 in. (framed/not glazed)
Credit line
Julius F. Pratt Fund
Accession number
Not Currently On View
Purchased directly from the artist for the John Herron Art Institute, now the Indianapolis Museum of Art, in 1909.{1}

{1}The painting was included in the 24th Annual Exhibition held from 6 December 1908 to 4 January 1909, as no. 60, and purchased out of this exhibition; see exhibition catalogue and Art Association of Indianapolis, Announcement for February, 1909, n.p.
Its acquisition was likely determined by a voting contest for which ballots were issued to the visiting public; see Art Association of Indianapolis, Announcement for December 1908, n. p.
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