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George Bacon Wood, Jr. : Natural Bridge, Virginia
George Bacon Wood, Jr. (Natural Bridge, Virginia)

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Artist: George Bacon Wood, Jr.
Title: Natural Bridge, Virginia
Year: 1858
Media: Oil on prepared board, 12 x 8 inches
Provenance: Gift of the artist to his wife, Julia Keim Reeve Wood; her daughter, Anna Cope Wood Hoopes; her son, Donelson Wood Hoopes (1894-1982); his son, Donelson Hoopes
Description: Signed at lower right: "...B Woo..." [tops of letters only, board appears to have been cut down slightly on all sides] Inscribed in pencil on former backing: "Painted by Geo. B. Wood/& given to his wife/Julia K. R. Wood" (According to Donelson Hoopes, this inscription is in the hand of his father Donelson Wood Hoopes, who was a grandson of the artist.) EXHIBITED: The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia (1859) as "Natural Bridge (Virginia)" (no. 205)

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Inventory: RS 5857
  
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